Land Use Data for Latitude 25.25 Longitude -80.75

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


Everglades and Dry Tortugas Biosphere Reserve

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land


Warm Tropics sub-humid


Roots tubers

Growing Period (days)

210 to 239
240 to 269

Soil Types

Gleysols (Soils with clear signs of groundwater influence)
Histosols (Peat and muck soils)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0 to 0.5
0.5 to 2

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Upper Keys Marine Constr. - Blue Waters PitLimestone, General

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.