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 Switzerland hills / Summit
hills / Shoulder
55% Major Soil Type YES
Soil Type 2 Carmel hills / Shoulder
hills / Backslope
45% 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: Switzerland-Carmel silt loams, 2 to 12 percent slopes, eroded
Map Unit Type: Complex
Map Unit Symbol: SxC2
Map Unit Area: 1202 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): 15.97 cm
Max Flood Freq: None
Drainage Class (Dominant Condition): Well drained
Drainage Class (Wettest Component): Well drained
Hydric Conditions: 0
[Annual] Min. Water Table Depth: 76 cm
[April-June] Min. Water Table Depth: 76 cm
Min Bedrock Depth: 127 cm
Raw Aggregated Map Unit Data

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