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 Newark flood plains 90% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Nolin flood plains 5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Lindside flood plains 3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Melvin flood plains 2% 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: Newark silt loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes, frequently flooded
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Ne
Map Unit Area: 7912 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: Prime farmland if drained and either protected from flooding or not frequently flooded during the growing season
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 18.21 cm
Max Flood Freq: Frequent
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 2
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
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Associated Point Data
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