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INTERPRETIVE GUIDE TO THE SOILS - Fauquier County

INTERPRETIVE GUIDE TO THE SOILS - Fauquier County

Table. Summary of Soil

Table. Summary of Soil Characteristics and Use Potential (**-- not part of official soil survey) MAP. UNIT SYMBOL SOIL NAME SLOPE 41D Pignut – Alanthus complex, extremely stony 15 - 25% 41E Pignut silt loam, extremely stony 25 - 45% 42C** Pignut - Rock Outcrop complex 7 - 15% 42D Pignut - Rock Outcrop complex 15 - 25% 42E Pignut - Rock Outcrop complex 25 - 45% 43B** Alanthus silt loam 2 – 7% 43C Alanthus silt loam 7 - 15% SOIL CHARACTERISTICS Moderately deep, well drained, strong brown (Pignut) and very deep, well drained, yellowish red (Alanthus) silty soils on steep backslopes; surface cover is represented by 3 – 15% stones, 0 – 3% cobbles and 0 – 0.01% rock outcrop; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Moderately deep, well drained, strong brown silty soils on steep and very steep backslopes; surface cover is represented by 3 – 15% stones, 0 – 3% cobbles and 0 – 0.01% rock outcrop; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Moderately deep, well drained, strong brown silty soils and 10 – 25 % rock outcrop on strongly sloping backslopes; surface cover is represented by 1 – 15% cobbles, 3 – 25% stones, and 0 – 20% boulders; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Moderately deep, well drained, strong brown silty soils and 15 – 25 % rock outcrop on moderately steep backslopes; surface cover is represented by 0 – 15% cobbles, 3 – 25% stones, and 0 – 20% boulders; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Moderately deep, well drained, strong brown silty soils and 15 – 25 % rock outcrop on steep and very steep backslopes; surface cover is represented by 0 – 15% cobbles, 3 – 25% stones, and 0 – 20% boulders; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Very deep, well drained, yellowish-red silty soils on summits and gently sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist Very deep, well drained, yellowish-red silty soils on strongly sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from greenstone and cloritic schist 43D SEE MAP UNIT 40D 44B3 SEE MAP UNIT 45B EROSION HAZARD K Factor (surface/subsoil) HYDROLOGIC GROUP High 0.28, 0.17 C Very high 0.28, 0.17 C Moderate 0.24, 0.17 C High 0.24, 0.17 C Very High 0.24, 0.17 C Moderate 0.37, 0.28 B High 0.37, 0.28 B USE POTENTIAL AND PROBLEMS FOR SELECTED USES GENERAL DEVELOPMENT USING CENTRAL WATER AND CENTRAL SEWER POOR shallow to rock; steep slopes; stoniness Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low VERY POOR shallow to rock; very steep slopes; stoniness Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR rock outcrops Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR steep slopes; rock outcrops Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low VERY POOR very steep slopes; rock outcrops Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low DEVELOPMENT USING CONVENTIONAL SEPTIC TANK AND DRAINFIELD POOR shallow to rock steep slopes NOT SUITED very steep slopes shallow to rock NOT SUITED rock outcrops NOT SUITED steep slopes rock outcrops NOT SUITED steep slopes rock outcrops GOOD GOOD AGRICULTURE FORESTRY (HARDWOOD) NOT SUITED MODERATELY LOW NOT SUITED MODERATELY LOW NOT SUITED MODERATELY LOW NOT SUITED MODERATELY LOW NOT SUITED MODERATELY LOW PRIME CROPLAND SECONDARY CROPLAND HIGH HIGH LAND USE CAPABILITY CLASS VIIs VIIs VIIs VIIs IIIe

Table. Summary of Soil Characteristics and Use Potential (**-- not part of official soil survey) MAP. UNIT SYMBOL SOIL NAME SLOPE SOIL CHARACTERISTICS 44C3 SEE MAP UNIT 45C 44D3 SEE MAP UNIT 45D 45B Very deep, well drained, red clayey soils on undulating summits and gently sloping Fauquier silt loam backslopes; developed in residuum from massive greenstone and cloritic schist 2 - 7% 45C Fauquier silt loam 7 - 15% 45D Fauquier silt loam 15-25 % Very deep, well drained, red clayey soils on strongly sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from massive greenstone and cloritic schist Very deep, well drained, red clayey soils on moderately steep backslopes; developed in residuum from massive greenstone and cloritic schist 46C SEE MAP UNIT 41C 47B Complex of very deep, well drained, micaceous, dark red clayey (Elioak) and red Elioak - Fauquier clayey (Fauquier) soils on summits and gently complex sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from micaeous acid crystalline rock and 2 - 7% cloritic schist 47C Complex of very deep, well drained, micaceous, dark red clayey (Elioak) and red Elioak - Fauquier clayey (Fauquier) soils on undulating summits complex and strongly sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from micaeous acid crystalline rock 7 - 15% and cloritic schist 47D** Elioak - Fauquier complex 15 - 25% Complex of very deep, well drained, micaceous, yellowish-red clayey (Elioak) soils and red clayey (Fauquier) soils on moderately steep backslopes; developed in residuum from micaceous acid rocks (Elioak) and inclusions containing bands and stringers of greenstone (Fauquier) EROSION HAZARD K Factor (surface/subsoil) HYDROLOGIC GROUP Moderate 0.37, 0.28 B High 0.37, 0.28 B Very high 0.37, 0.28 B Moderate 0.37, 0.28 B High 0.37, 0.28 B High 0.37, 0.28 B USE POTENTIAL AND PROBLEMS FOR SELECTED USES GENERAL DEVELOPMENT USING CENTRAL WATER AND CENTRAL SEWER GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate FAIR steep slopes Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate GOOD Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate FAIR steep slopes Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: moderate DEVELOPMENT USING CONVENTIONAL SEPTIC TANK AND DRAINFIELD MARGINAL percs slowly MARGINAL percs slowly MARGINAL steep slopes percs slowly MARGINAL Percs slow MARGINAL Percs slow MARGINAL percs slow steep slopes AGRICULTURE PRIME CROPLAND SECONDARY CROPLAND PRIME PASTURE PRIME CROPLAND SECONDARY CROPLAND PRIME PASTURE FORESTRY (HARDWOOD) MODERATELY HIGH MODERATELY HIGH MODERATELY HIGH MODERATELY HIGH MODERATELY HIGH MODERATELY HIGH LAND USE CAPABILITY CLASS IIe IIIe IVe IIe IIIe

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