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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 Buchanan valley sides / Footslope
mountain slopes / Footslope
60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Andover valleys / Footslope 30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Laidig mountains / Footslope 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Murrill 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Hagerstown valleys
ridges / Backslope
1% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Berks valleys
ridges / Backslope
1% Inclusion YES

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: Buchanan-Andover gravelly loams, 8 to 15 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: BuC
Map Unit Area: 5777 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 11.09 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 30
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 7 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 7 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Clarksburg (1958PA035008) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. Andover (1958PA035013) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. Murrill (1959PA035019) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]