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 Edneyville ridges / Summit
mountain slopes / Backslope
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Chestnut mountain slopes / Backslope
ridges / Summit
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Cowee mountain slopes / Backslope
ridges / Backslope
7% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Plott mountain slopes / Backslope 6% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Evard ridges / Backslope
mountain slopes / Backslope
4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Tuckasegee fans / Toeslope
coves / Footslope
3% 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: Edneyville-Chestnut complex, high precipitation, 15 to 30 percent slopes, stony
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: EdD
Map Unit Area: 12309 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 local importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 13.75 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: 89 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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