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 Edselton depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
70% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Madaus outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Water 5% Inclusion Similar Data [1] *
Soil Type 4 Adrian outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Edwards depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Houghton depressions / Footslope
depressions / Toeslope
outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
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: Edselton muck, undrained, 0 to 1 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: EcrAU
Map Unit Area: 14 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): 21.83 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Very poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Very poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 95
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 0 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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