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 Boscawen outwash plains
80% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Agawam outwash plains
10% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Merrimac kames
outwash plains
5% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Moosilauke depressions
outwash plains
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Scarboro depressions
2% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 6 Unnamed 1% Inclusion None

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: Boscawen gravelly sandy loam, 0 to 3 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: 440A
Map Unit Area: 58 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: Farmland of statewide importance
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 3.76 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Excessively drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Excessively drained
Hydric Conditions: 4
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: n/a
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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