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 Junaluska ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
hillsides / Summit
hillsides / Shoulder
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Brasstown ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
ridges / Backslope
40% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Tsali ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
hillsides / Summit
hillsides / Shoulder
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Soco mountain slopes / Backslope
ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Lonon drainageways / Footslope
toes / Toeslope
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Stecoah mountain slopes / Backslope
ridges / Summit
ridges / Shoulder
1% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 7 Thurmont coves / Toeslope
coves / Footslope
coves / Toeslope
fans / Toeslope
drainageways / Toeslope
1% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 8 Snowbird hillslopes / Backslope
mountain slopes / 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: Junaluska-Brasstown complex, 30 to 50 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: JbE
Map Unit Area: 1275 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): 11.61 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: 66 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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