Before we move to the Soils tab, let’s clear the Sensitive Areas information by clicking Clear layer just above the Report button.
Now, let’s click on the Soils tab.
- Click on the Soils tab.
- Check the Visible and Identify boxes, and then click the Clip button. This will display a color coded map of the soils within the project area boundary. An interactive summary table of the project area soils displays the soil series name, area and percent of the tract covered by that soil type. The Layer Transparency slide bar allows you to make the soils layer transparent.
- Click directly on the Soil Name to bring up a text box with more detailed soil properties.
Use information from the Soil Report to answer the following questions. You will have to scroll through the report to find some answers.