Land Use Data for Latitude 36.25 Longitude -117.25

Area size: .5 degrees latitude by .5 degrees longitude


Mojave and Colorado Deserts Biosphere Reserve



Growing Period (days)

1 to 29

Soil Types



Plain or plateau
Mountain 800-1500 m, slope > 5%
Mountain 1500-2500 m, slope > 2%

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16
16 to 30
30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)


Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5
5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Aguereberry (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
American Silver Corp. (Underground)Silver
Amigo GrandeCopper
AnacondaLead, Silver, Zinc, Gold
AnacondaLead, Gold, Silver, Zinc
AnthonyCopper, Gold, Lead, Silver
Anthony Mine (Underground)Lead, Copper, Pumice, Silver
Argus CopperCopper, Gold, Silver
Baldy Mine (Underground)Gold
Ballarat Saponite Prospect (Surface)Montmorillonite
Bendire Canyon Mine (Underground)Gold
Big 4 IronIron, Copper, Gold, Silver, Silica, Sulfur
Blue Belle (Underground)Gold
Brown Mud Co. ProspectClay
Burro and Mary F. (Underground)Gold
Buster BrownGold, Silver, Copper
ColoradoZinc, Lead, Silver, Copper
ComstockLead, Silver, Zinc
Cooper Mine (Underground)Gold
Copper and Gold Prospect (Underground)Copper, Gold
CurranGold, Copper, Silver
D and M Lead-Silver Property (Surface-Underground)Silver, Copper, Gold, Lead, Zinc
Death ValleyGold, Copper
Free Coinage Mine (Underground)Gold
Gold Bird and Gold Bird No. 1Gold, Copper, Lead, Silver
Gold Mine (Underground)Gold
Gold ProspectGold
Golden Nugget ProspectUranium
Goodwin MineGold
Grand ViewLead, Silver, Zinc
Granite ContractLead, Copper, Gold, Silver
High Noon Mine (Surface)Tungsten
Iron Pot #1 (Surface)Iron
J. L. Osborne Mine (Surface-Underground)Lead
Jack Pot (Underground)Gold
Joe Mcculley PropertyCopper, Lead, Silver, Uranium
Kathy #1-6 and 9 Others (Underground)Gold
Kerdell Lead Prospect (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc, Gold
Kopper King Mine (Underground)Copper
Lacana Mining Inc.Thorium, Uranium
Lead-Silver ProspectLead, Silver
Little ChiefLead, Zinc
Little Jim (Surface)Lead, Silver
Lucky Dog (Underground)Gold
MadisonLead, Copper, Gold, Silver
Mcgrew Tin Prospect (Surface)Tin
Millspaugh (Surface)Iron
Morning GloryLead, Copper, Gold, Silver
Olancha Lead No. 1Lead, Silver
Old Gold MinesLead, Copper, Gold, Silver
Old MillLead, Gold, Silver, Copper
PanamintSilver, Copper
Panamint DistrictTungsten, Silver
Panamint Dunes (Surface)Iron, Silica
Panamint Tungsten DepositsTungsten
Panamint Valley Quarry (Surface)Limestone, General
Patented ClaimGold
Paul Imlay Prospect (Underground)Manganese, Copper
Rader Mining Co. (Underground)Gold, Silver
Saddlerock Mine (Underground)Gold
San RafaelLead, Copper, Silver
San RafaelLead, Copper
Scotchman GroupGold
Silver Dome Prospect (Underground)Copper, Gold
Silver Star (Underground)Perlite, Silver
Skidoo-Wild RoseGold
Stone Cabin MineGold
Surveyer's LeadLead, Silver
Tip TopGold, Copper
Tom Bonanza (Underground)Gold
Transportation-Old DependableAntimony
Un-NamedSilica, Iron
Wild Rose Antomony DepositsAntimony
Wild Rose CanyonAntimony
Wildrose CanyonAntimony
Wine Fluorspar (Underground)Talc-Soapstone

Agricultural use data provided by LADA, 2008. "Mapping Land Use Systems at global and regional scales for Land Degradation Assessment Analysis. Version 1.0" Nachtergaele F. & Petri M.
Mineral extraction data provided by USGS Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS), downloaded June 2, 2010.