Land Use Data for Latitude -9.25 Longitude -77.25

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


Parque Nacional HuascarĂ¡n
Reserva de HuascarĂ¡n

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Forestry - Agro forestry
Forestry - Plantations
Grasslands - Extensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Intensive pastoralism
Shrubs - Extensive pastoralism
Shrubs - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Shrubs - Intensive pastoralism
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock
Sparsely vegetated areas - Extensive pastoralism
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Bare areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Cool Tropic mixed




Cereals and cereal products
Roots tubers
Rubber & other crops (forestry plantations only)
Tobacco rubber and other crops

Growing Period (days)

180 to 209
210 to 239
240 to 269
270 to 299
300 to 329
330 to 359

Soil Types

Leptosols (Shallow soils)
Regosols (Other)


Mountain 1500-2500 m, slope > 2%
Mountain > 2500

Slopes (degrees)

8 to 16
16 to 30
30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

20 to 30
30 to 40
40 to 50

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Amistad, MinaSilver, Lead, Copper, Zinc
Apash (Underground)Lead, Silver
Atlante (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
Atlante Vesubio Lead-Zinc Mine 98Lead, Zinc, Copper, Silver, Antimony
Barron (Underground)Lead, Silver
Carmen Del Pelarte (Underground)Silver, Lead
Carmen Del Pelarte ProspectLead, Silver
Casualidad (Underground)Lead, Silver
Chile (Underground)Lead, Silver
Condor (Underground)Lead, Silver
Contonga, MinaZinc, Silver, Copper, Lead
Damelamano (Underground)Lead, Silver
Damelamano ProspectLead, Silver, Zinc
El Milagro, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Esparta (Underground)Lead, Silver
Fatima - ParaisoIron
Fucarraco (Surface-Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
Garroza, MinaLead, Silver, Zinc
Huamana MineLead, Silver, Copper, Zinc, Gold, Antimony
Humana (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
Julia Eloisa (Surface)Lead, Silver
Laurion (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
PallaresLead, Silver
Poderosa (Underground)Silver, Lead
Poderosa, MinaSilver, Lead
Putapuquio (Underground)Lead, Silver
RataquenuaLead, Silver, Zinc
Rataquenua (Surface-Underground)Silver, Lead
Rosita De Oro (Underground)Lead, Silver
San Francisco (Underground)Lead, Silver
Santa BarbaraLead, Silver
Santa Rosa (Underground)Lead, Silver
Sextri (Underground)Silver, Lead
Soledad (Underground)Lead, Silver
Suerte, MinaGold, Silver
Tomelamano MineSilver, Lead, Zinc
Vesubio (Underground)Silver, Lead

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.