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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 60B Ott-Catlett complex 3 - 8% 60C Ott-Catlett complex 8 - 15% 60D** Catlett gravelly silt loam 15 - 25% 62A** Sycoline silt loam 0 - 3% 62B Sycoline silt loam 3 - 8% 63A Kelly Variant silt loam 0 - 3% SOIL CHARACTERISTICS Complex of moderately deep, well drained, dark yellowish brown (Ott) soil and shallow, well drained, loamy-skeletal, dark gray (Catlett) soils containing more than 35% rock fragments on summits and gently sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from bluish-gray thermally altered Triassic shale Complex of moderately deep, well drained, dark yellowish brown (Ott) soil and shallow, well drained, loamy-skeletal, dark gray (Catlett) soils containing more than 35% rock fragments on strongly sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from bluish-gray thermally altered Triassic shale Shallow, well drained, grayish-brown silty soils containing more than 35% rock fragments on moderately steep sideslopes; developed in residuum from bluish-gray thermally altered Triassic shale Moderately deep, moderately well to somewhat poorly drained, brown silty soils with intermittent high water tables on nearly level summits backslopes; developed in residuum from bluish-gray thermally altered Triassic shale and siltstone Moderately deep, moderately well to somewhat poorly drained, brown silty soils with intermittent high water tables on gently sloping summits and backslopes; developed in residuum from bluish-gray thermally altered Triassic shale and siltstone Moderately deep, somewhat poorly drained, yellowish-brown claypan soils with intermittent high water tables on broad upland flats and concave areas; developed in old alluvial capping underlain by residuum from thermally-altered Triassic shales and granulite; may have HYDRIC soil inclusions EROSION HAZARD K Factor (surface/subsoil) HYDROLOGIC GROUP Moderate 0.32, 0.10 C High 0.32, 0.10 C High 0.32, 0.10 C Slight 0.43, 0.43 D Moderate 0.43, 0.43 D Slight 0.37, 0.28 D USE POTENTIAL AND PROBLEMS FOR SELECTED USES GENERAL DEVELOPMENT USING CENTRAL WATER AND CENTRAL SEWER FAIR shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: low FAIR shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR shallow soils over bedrock, steep slopes Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR intermittent high water table; low bearing capacities when wet; shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR intermittent high water table; low bearing capacities when wet; shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: low VERY POOR high shrink-swell clay layers in the subsoil; high water table; low relief Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: very high DEVELOPMENT USING CONVENTIONAL SEPTIC TANK AND DRAINFIELD NOT SUITED shallow to rock NOT SUITED shallow to rock NOT SUITED shallow to rock steep slopes NOT SUITED high water table NOT SUITED high water table NOT SUITED high water table AGRICULTURE SECONDARY CROPLAND PRIME PASTURE SECONDARY PASTURE SECONDARY CROPLAND SECONDARY CROPLAND SECONDARY PASTURE FORESTRY (HARDWOOD) LOW LOW LOW MODERATE MODERATE MODERATE LAND USE CAPABILITY CLASS IIIs IVs IIe IVw

Table. Summary of Soil Characteristics and Use Potential (**-- not part of official soil survey) MAP. UNIT SYMBOL SOIL NAME SLOPE 63B** Kelly Variant silt loam 3 - 8% 63C** Kelly Variant silt loam 8 - 15% 64B Oakhill - Legore loams 3 - 8% 64C Oakhill loam 8 - 15% 64D Oakhill loam, stony 15 - 25% 64E** Oakhill loam, stony 25 - 45% SOIL CHARACTERISTICS Moderately deep, somewhat poorly drained, yellowish-brown claypan soils with intermittent high water tables on broad upland flats and concave areas; developed in old alluvial capping underlain by residuum from thermally-altered Triassic shales and granulite; may have HYDRIC soil inclusions Moderately deep, somewhat poorly drained, yellowish-brown claypan soils with intermittent high water tables in saddles and heads of drainageways; developed in old alluvial capping underlain by residuum from thermally-altered Triassic shales and granulite; may have HYDRIC soil inclusions Complex of well drained, moderately deep, yellowish-red, loamy skeletal (Oakhill) containing more than 35% rock fragments in the subsoil and very deep, yellowish-red loamy (Legore) soils on broad summits; developed in residuum from basalt Moderately deep, well drained, yellowish-red loamy-skeletal soils containing more than 35% rock fragments in the subsoil on strongly sloping backslopes; developed in residuum from basalt Moderately deep, well drained, yellowish-red loamy-skeletal soils containing more than 35% rock fragments in the subsoil on strongly sloping backslopes; stones and cobbles cover 0.01 – 0.1% of the soil surface; developed in residuum from basalt Moderately deep, well drained, yellowish-red loamy-skeletal soils containing more than 35% rock fragments in the subsoil on steep backslopes; stones and cobbles cover 0.01 – 0.1% of the soil surface; developed in residuum from basalt EROSION HAZARD K Factor (surface/subsoil) HYDROLOGIC GROUP Moderate 0.37, 0.28 D High 0.37, 0.28 D Moderate 0.32, 0.28 B Moderate 0.32, 0.28 B High 0.32, 0.28 B High 0.32, 0.28 B USE POTENTIAL AND PROBLEMS FOR SELECTED USES GENERAL DEVELOPMENT USING CENTRAL WATER AND CENTRAL SEWER VERY POOR high shrink-swell clay layers in the subsoil; high water table; low relief Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: very high VERY POOR high shrink-swell clay layers in the subsoil; high water table Bearing Capacity: low Shrink-swell Potential: very high FAIR shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low FAIR shallow to rock Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low POOR shallow to rock; steep slopes Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low VERY POOR shallow to rock; very steep slopes Bearing Capacity: moderate Shrink-swell Potential: low DEVELOPMENT USING CONVENTIONAL SEPTIC TANK AND DRAINFIELD NOT SUITED high water table NOT SUITED high water table MARGINAL shallow to rock POOR shallow to rock POOR shallow to rock steep slopes NOT SUITED shallow to rock steep slopes AGRICULTURE SECONDARY PASTURE SECONDARY PASTURE SECONDARY CROPLAND PRIME PASTURE SECONDARY PASTURE SECONDARY PASTURE FORESTRY (HARDWOOD) MODERATE MODERATE MODERATE MODERATE MODERATELY LOW MODERATELY LOW LAND USE CAPABILITY CLASS IIIs IVs VIs

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