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 Black Canyon flood plains 100% Major Soil Type 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: Black Canyon silty clay loam, drained
Map Unit Type: Consociation
Map Unit Symbol: Bk
Map Unit Area: 455 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, if irrigated
Available Water Storage (0-100cm): 19 cm
Max Flood Freq: Occasional
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Poorly drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Poorly drained
Hydric Conditions: 100
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 130 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 130 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. Black Canyon (S1957ID045031) [Lab Data] | [Pedon Description]