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 Swainton low hills
ridges / Summit
85% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Aura low hills 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 3 Galloway flats 4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 4 Hammonton flats
depressions / Toeslope
4% Inclusion YES
Soil Type 5 Mullica flood plains
depressions / Toeslope
drainageways / Toeslope
3% 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: Swainton sandy loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: SwbmA
Map Unit Area: 3355 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: All areas are prime farmland
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 8.6 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 3
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 183 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 183 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: n/a
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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