Land Use Data for Latitude 10.25 Longitude -85.75

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


Marino las Baulas National Park
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock
Agriculture in protected areas


Warm Tropics sub-humid




Cereals and cereal products

Growing Period (days)

210 to 239
240 to 269

Soil Types

Andosols (Black soils of volcanic landscapes)
Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Leptosols (Shallow soils)
Regosols (Other)
Vertisols (Heavy clay)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

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

Population Density (persons per km2)

2 to 10
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Bahia Brasilito OccurrenceManganese, Iron
Canafitola OccurrenceManganese
Carbon ClaimManganese
Carbonal ClaimCopper, Iron
Cerro Diablo OccurrenceManganese
El Cacao MineManganese
El Carrizal OccurrenceManganese
El Cuchofino ProspectManganese
El Guastomate ProspectManganese
El Jocote ClaimManganese
El Licor MineManganese
El Mico OccurrenceManganese
El Pital ProspectManganese, Iron
El Rosario OccurrenceManganese
El Zapotalillo OccurrenceManganese
El Zapote ProspectManganese
Filacho Mula ProspectManganese
Granidillos OccurrenceManganese
Guatemati OccurrenceManganese
Guayaquil OccurrenceManganese
Hatillo ProspectManganese
Huacas ProspectsManganese
Jazminal OccurrenceManganese
Judas ProspectManganese
La Catasolapa ProspectManganese
La Cuestacita OccurrenceManganese
La Desdichada OccurrenceManganese
La Libertad ProspectManganese
La Pedregosa ProspectManganese
Lagunilla OccurrenceIron, Manganese
Las Posas ProspectsIron, Manganese
Loma Blanca ProspectManganese, Iron
Loma Larga ProspectManganese
Los Bolillos MineManganese
Los Limones ProspectManganese
Los Munecos ProspectManganese
Los Planes-Tierra Colorada-Cerro Colorado ProspectsManganese
Los Saltos ProspectManganese, Iron
Marchena ProspectManganese
Matapalo OccurrenceManganese
Mina Cerro ZapoteManganese
Mina De BarranteManganese
Miramar ProspectManganese
Panama ProspectManganese
Pie Paloma ProspectManganese
Piedra Amarilla OccurrenceManganese
Piedras Grandes OccurrenceManganese
Playa Blanca ProspectManganese
Playa BrasilitoIron, Titanium, Metal
Playa Honda OccurrrenceManganese
Playa PotreroIron, Titanium, Metal
Portegolpe No. 2 ProspectManganese
Quiriman OccurrenceManganese
San Francisco ProspectManganese
Santa Rosa OccurrenceCopper, Iron, Manganese
Tempate OccurrenceCopper

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.