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 Otwood stream terraces 90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Newark flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Elk stream terraces 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Weinbach stream terraces 2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Otwood stream terraces 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: Otwood silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, rarely flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: OtA
Map Unit Area: 6282 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 17.53 cm
Max Flood Freq: Rare
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Moderately well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 1
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 62 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 62 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
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