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Map Unit Composition
Map units consist of 1 or more soil types, commonly referred to as "components".
Component Name Geomorphic Position Area Fraction Component Type Horizon Data
Soil Type 1 Gilpin hills / Summit 60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Upshur hills / Summit 30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Rarden hills 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 4 Coolville hills 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Summitville hills 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 6 severely eroded areas 2% Inclusion None
Soil Type 7 Wellston hills 2% Inclusion Similar Data [5] *

Note: links to horizon data marked with an * are approximate.


Map Unit Data What is a Map Unit?
Cartographic information about this map unit.
Map Unit Name: Gilpin-Upshur complex, 12 to 18 percent slopes, moderately eroded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: GkD2
Map Unit Area: 13656 acres total in survey area
Raw Map Unit Data
Raw Component Data (All Components)

Map Unit Aggregated Data
Generalized soils information within this map unit.
Farmland Class: Not prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 13.73 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: 76 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.