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Humacao Hydric Soils

Humacao, PR Hydric Soils List

Map symbol and map unit name Component Percent of Map Unit Landform Hydric Rating Hydric Criteria
Ad:
Aguadilla loamy sand
Bajura 2 Depressions Yes 2B3
Ag:
Aguadilla sandy loam, moderately wet
Bajura 10 Depressions Yes 2B3
Ba:
Bajura silty clay, saline
Bajura 100 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Bc:
Bajura clay, frequently flooded
Bajura 100 Flood plains Yes 2B3
CdB:
Candelero loam, 2 to 5 percent slopes
Cayagua 10 Terraces Yes 2B3
CdC2:
Candelero loam, 5 to 12 percent slopes, eroded
Cayagua 5 Terraces Yes 2B3
Ce:
Cartagena clay
Aguirre 5 Depressions Yes 2A, 3
Cf:
Catano loamy sand
Reparada 5 Coastal plains Yes 2B3, 4
CgC2:
Cayagua sandy loam, 5 to 12 percent slopes, eroded
Cayagua 100 Hillslopes Yes 2B3
CgD2:
Cayagua sandy loam, 12 to 20 percent slopes, eroded
Cayagua 100 Hillslopes Yes 2B3
Cm:
Coastal beaches
Hydraquents 5 Tidal flats Yes 2B3, 3, 4
Cn:
Cobbly alluvial land
Hydraquents 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3, 3, 4
Co:
Coloso silty clay loam, occasionally flooded
Bajura 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Cr:
Coloso silty clay
Bajura 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Cs:
Corcega sandy loam
Bajura 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3
FaC:
Fajardo clay, 2 to 10 percent slopes
Bajura 3 Depressions Yes 2B3
FaC2:
Fajardo clay, 2 to 10 percent slopes, eroded
Bajura 3 Depressions Yes 2B3
Fo:
Fortuna clay
Fortuna 100 Flood plains Yes 3
FrA:
Fraternidad clay, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Aguirre 5 Depressions Yes 2A, 3
FrB:
Fraternidad clay, 2 to 5 percent slopes
Aguirre 3 Depressions Yes 2A, 3
GuE2:
Guayabota silty clay loam, 20 to 40 slopes, eroded
Guayabota 90 Mountain slopes Yes 2B3
Ciales 10 Hillslopes Yes 2B3
MaB:
Mabi clay, 0 to 5 percent slopes
Bajura 3 Flood plains Yes 2B3
McA:
Machete loam, 0 to 2 percent slopes
Cayagua 3 Terraces Yes 2B3
Me:
Maunabo clay
Bajura 10 Flood plains Yes 2B3
MrB:
Meros sand, 1 to 6 percent slopes
Tidal flats 3 Tidal flats Yes 2B3
PlB:
Paso Seco clay, 0 to 5 percent slopes
Aguirre 2 Depressions Yes 2A, 3
Pn:
Pinones silty clay
Pinones 100 Flood plains Yes 2B3, 4
Po:
Poncena clay
Reparada 3 Coastal plains Yes 2B3, 4
Re:
Reilly soils
Bajura 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Rp:
Reparada clay
Reparada 100 Coastal plains Yes 2B3, 4
Sm:
Salt water marsh
Salt water marsh 100 Salt marshes Yes 2B3, 3, 4
Ta:
Talante soils
Fortuna 10 Flood plains Yes 3
Tf:
Tidal flats
Tidal flats 100 Tidal flats Yes 2B3
Ts:
Tidal swamp
Tidal swamp 100 Tidal marshes Yes 2B3, 3, 4
Tt:
Toa silty clay loam
Bajura 5 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Va:
Vayas silty clay loam, occasionally flooded
Vayas 10 Flood plains Yes 4
Vc:
Vayas silty clay, frequently flooded
Vayas 100 Flood plains Yes 4
VeB:
Vega Alta silty clay loam, 2 to 5 percent slopes
Bajura 2 Flood plains Yes 2B3
VeC:
Vega Alta silty clay loam, 5 to 12 percent slopes
Bajura 1 Flood plains Yes 2B3
VgA:
Vega Baja silty clay loam, 0 to 3 percent slopes
Bajura 3 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Vw:
Vivi loam
Bajura 2 Flood plains Yes 2B3
Wa:
Wet alluvial land
Wet alluvial land 100 Flood plains Yes 2B3, 3, 4
Explanation of hydric criteria codes:
  1. 1. All Histels except for Folistels, and Histosols except for Folists.
  2. 2. Soils in Aquic suborders, great groups, or subgroups, Albolls suborder, Historthels great group, Histoturbels great group, Pachic subgroups, or Cumulic subgroups that:
A. are somewhat poorly drained and have a water table at the surface (0.0 feet) during the growing season, or during the growing season, or

B. are poorly drained or very poorly drained and have either: 1.) a water table at the surface (0.0 feet) during the growing season if textures are coarse sand, sand, or fine sand in all layers within a depth of 20 inches, or 2.) a water table at a depth of 0.5 foot or less during the growing season if permeability is equal to or greater than 6.0 in/hr in all layers within a depth of 20 inches, or 3.) a water table at a depth of 1.0 foot or less during the growing season if permeability is less than 6.0 in/hr in any layer within a depth of 20 inches.

  1. Soils that are frequently ponded for long or very long duration during the growing season.
  2. Soils that are frequently flooded for long or very long duration during the growing season.

For additional information on Caribbean Area Soils, please contact: Carmen L. Santiago