Land Use Data for Latitude -13.25 Longitude -75.25

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


Sechura desert ecoregion

Agricultural Land Uses

Shrubs - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Cropped Agriculture with mod. intensive livestock
Urban land
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Cool Tropic mixed




Cereals and cereal products
Grain (dried)
Roots tubers
Sugar Cane
Sugar crops and sweeteners

Growing Period (days)

60 to 89
90 to 119

Soil Types

Leptosols (Shallow soils)
Regosols (Other)


Mountain > 2500

Slopes (degrees)

5 to 8
8 to 16
16 to 30
30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
2 to 10
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

10 to 20
30 to 40
40 to 50

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
America Nueva, MinaCopper
Asia MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Asuncion, MinaCopper
Bonanza, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Buenaventura MinaSilver, Zinc, Lead
Calendaria, MinaLead, Copper, Zinc
Castrovirreyna Corp. (Underground)Silver, Zinc, Lead, Copper, Gold
Castrovirreyna DistrictSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper, Arsenic, Antimony
Casualidad MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Caudalosa (Underground)Lead, Silver, Zinc
Cobriza MinaSilver, Zinc, Lead, Copper
El Olivo, MinaSilver, Zinc, Lead
Ensueno MinaSilver, Lead, Copper, Zinc
Inca Astohuaracca, MinaSilver, Lead
La Espanola De Huachac, MinaGold, Silver, Copper
La Esperanza De Huayanto 2, MinaCopper, Silver, Gold
Lira MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Malenita MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Manosa, ProspectoZinc, Silver, Lead
Matilde, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Milagritos, MinaSilver, Lead
Olaya MinaLead, Zinc, Copper, Silver
Pablo Antonio, MinaCopper
Pitonisa, MinaSilver, Lead, Copper
Por Fin Cayo, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Prosperidad No. 1, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Reliquia, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Rescatada, MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Rosalina MinaZinc, Lead, Silver
Rublo ChicoSilver, Zinc, Copper, Lead
San Cayetano, MinaSilver, Lead, Copper
San Daniel, MinaLead, Silver
San Genaro Silver 26Silver, Lead, Zinc, Copper, Gold
Senor De Los Milagros Gama, MinaSilver, Copper, Lead
Temistocle 2, MinaSilver, Lead
Tres De Febrero MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc, Copper
Valencia MinaSilver, Lead, Zinc
Yuracpampa, MinaSilver, 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.