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 Auten outwash plains / Backslope
outwash plains / Shoulder
outwash plains / Summit
82% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Brady outwash plains / Backslope
outwash plains / Shoulder
outwash plains / Summit
8% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Quinn outwash plains / Footslope
outwash plains / Toeslope
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Rensselaer till plains
depressions / Footslope
depressions / 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: Auten loam, 0 to 1 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: AxvA
Map Unit Area: 4380 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
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 13.34 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Somewhat poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Somewhat poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 10
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 30 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

Associated Point Data
Links to any NSSL point data within this map unit.
1. Auten (S01IN141003) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]