Land Use Data for Latitude 44.75 Longitude -104.75

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


Devils Tower National Monument

Agricultural Land Uses

Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Temperate drylands



Growing Period (days)

60 to 89

Soil Types

Regosols (Other)


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

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8

Population Density (persons per km2)


Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
A.A.Johnson Property (Well)Uranium
Barnard CanyonUranium
Beaver Creek (Well)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Belle Fourche River No 2 (Well)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Busfield MineUranium
Cabin Creek 4 and 7 (Surface)Uranium
Cabin Creek No. 6 (Surface)Uranium
Campstool 9 and 11Uranium
Cedar Creek No 1Bentonite
Cedar Creek No 2 (Well)Clay
Claim #2Uranium
Claims #3 and #4Uranium
Claims #5 and #11Uranium
Davidson PropertyUranium
Elkhorn Creek (Well)Bentonite
Graves 1 (Surface)Uranium
Hauber (Surface-Underground)Uranium
Hauber MineUranium
Homestake Pit No. 1 (Surface)Uranium
Homestake Pit No. 2 (Surface)Uranium
Homestake Pit No. 3 (Surface)Uranium
Homestake Pit No. 4 (Surface)Uranium
Homestake Pit No. 5 (Surface)Uranium
Jubilee MineUranium
Lewis Dennis (Surface)Uranium
Locality #17Uranium
Missouri Mine (Surface)Clay
New HavenUranium
New Haven 28Uranium
New Haven HomestakeUranium
Nubeth Joint Venture (Underground)Uranium
Pearson Bros. PropertyUranium
Poison CreekUranium
Red Rock 1Uranium
Red Rock 2Uranium
Saddle GroupUranium
Sage AreaBentonite
Sand Lode 4 (Surface)Uranium
Sodak Mine (Surface)Uranium
Vickers MineUranium
Virginia 26Uranium

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.