Land Use Data for Latitude 6.25 Longitude -72.25

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

Locations

La Salina

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Forestry - Plantations
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock
Agriculture in protected areas
Open Water - Inland Fisheries

Ecosystems

Cool Tropic mixed
Warm Tropics humid
Deserts

Livestock

Cattle
Pigs

Crops

Bananas
Cereals and cereal products
Coffee Green (also in forestry plantations)
Maize
Onions+Shallots Green
Potatoes
Roots tubers

Growing Period (days)

1 to 29
150 to 179
300 to 329
330 to 359

Soil Types

Arenosols (Sandy)
Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Leptosols (Shallow soils)

Terrain

Plain or plateau
Mountain 800-1500 m, slope > 5%
Mountain 1500-2500 m, slope > 2%
Mountain > 2500

Slopes (degrees)

5 to 8
16 to 30
30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

2 to 10
10 to 50

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

20 to 30

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.