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Dominant ELUs

Twenty Most Common ELUs in Rhode Island

The four digit ELU Code consists of the soil drainage class (1000's), the soil texture class (100's) and the landform (10's); For example ELU 1121 is Excessively Drained (1000) Gravelly Sand (100) on a flat hilltop (21).

ELU Code

Description

1121

Excessively drained gravelly sand on flat hilltop

1122

Excessively drained gravelly sand on gentle slope

1123

Excessively drained gravelly sand on upper sideslope/rounded ridge

1130

Excessively drained gravelly sand on dry flat

1132

Excessively drained gravelly sand on valley/toe slope

2421

Well drained fine sandy loam on flat hilltop

2422

Well drained fine sandy loam on gentle slope

2423

Well drained fine sandy loam on upper sideslope/rounded ridge

2424

Well drained fine sandy loam on SE facing sideslope

2430

Well drained fine sandy loam on dry flat

2432

Well drained fine sandy loam on valley/toe slope

2521

Well drained silt loam on flat hilltop

2522

Well drained silt loam on gentle slope

2530

Well drained silt loam dry flat

2532

Well drained silt loam on valley/toeslope

3421

Poorly drained fine sandy loam on flat hilltop

3422

Poorly drained fine sandy loam on gentle slope

3521

Poorly drained silt loam on flat hilltop

3621

Poorly drained muck on flat hilltop

5900

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