Land Use Data for Latitude 44.75 Longitude -86.25

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


Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Agricultural Land Uses

Open Water - Inland Fisheries

Growing Period (days)

150 to 179

Soil Types



Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

10 to 50

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Benzie County Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Walter Rohn Property (Surface)Silica

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.