Land Use Data for Latitude 45.25 Longitude -108.25

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


Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Intensive pastoralism
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Urban land
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Temperate drylands




Cereals and cereal products

Growing Period (days)

60 to 89

Soil Types

Chernozems (Black soils rich in organic matter)
Regosols (Other)


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

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
10 to 50
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Bice MineUranium
Big Cave In Nos. 1-18 (Surface)Uranium, Vanadium, Limestone, General
Big Horn Placer (Placer)Gold
Bluebird Nos. 1 & 2 (Surface)Uranium, Limestone, General
Clay and Shale OccurrenceClay
Deadman Quarry (Underground)Stone
Drinkard PropertyUranium
Dryhead Agate Mine (Surface)Semiprecious Gemstone
East Pryor MineUranium
Green LeaseUranium
Gypsum Creek DepositGypsum-Anhydrite
Key MineUranium
Lovell Clay Pit (Surface)Clay
Marie MineUranium
Midland Empire Nos. 1-14 (Surface)Uranium, Vanadium, Limestone, General
Old Glory MineUranium, Fluorine-Fluorite
Perc GroupUranium
Pryor Mountain MineUranium
Pryor MtnsUranium
Sandra GroupUranium
Sandra MinesUranium
Shively Dome DepositGypsum-Anhydrite
Sunset ClaimsUranium
Swamp Frog MineUranium

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.