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 Sherless low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
50% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Littlefir low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
35% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Nashoba low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Honobia low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Bismarck low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
3% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Clebit low hills / Backslope
low hills / Footslope
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: Sherless-Littlefir complex, 1 to 8 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 31C
Map Unit Area: 25571 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): 11.09 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Moderately well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 61 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: 90 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. (1981AR11302) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
2. (1981AR11306) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]
3. (1985AR11301) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]