CLI Classes -- Definitions


Class Definition
0Organic soils (Note: This value is letter '0' not the numeral zero)
U Unmapped area
1Soils in this class have no significant limitations in use for crops
2Soils in this class have moderate limitations that restrict the range of crops or require moderate conservation practices
3Soils in this class have moderately severe limitations that restrict the range of crops or require special conservation practices
4Soils in this class have severe limitations that restrict the range of crops or require special conservation practices or both
5Soils in this class have very severe limitations that restrict their capability to producing perennial forage crops, and improvement practices are feasible
6Soils in this class are capable only of producing perennial forage crops, and improvement practices are not feasible
7Soils in this class have no capability for arable culture or permanent pasture