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 Elk stream terraces 85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Nolin 4% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 3 Newark 4% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 4 Otwell 4% Inclusion None
Soil Type 5 Other soils 3% Inclusion None

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: Elk silt loam, occasionally flooded, 2 to 6 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: ElB
Map Unit Area: 777 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): 20.25 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
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: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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