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 hillslopes / Backslope
hillslopes / Shoulder
60% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Littlefir hillslopes / Backslope
hillslopes / Footslope
30% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 3 Nashoba hillslopes / Backslope
hillslopes / Shoulder
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Bismarck hillslopes / Backslope
hillslopes / Footslope
5% 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, 8 to 15 percent slopes, stony
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: 31D
Map Unit Area: 61898 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): 11.81 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: 63 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 63 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: 86 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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