Land Use Data for Latitude -29.25 Longitude -69.25

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


Reserva de la Biosfera San Guillermo

Agricultural Land Uses

Shrubs - Extensive pastoralism
Bare areas - Extensive pastoralism





Growing Period (days)

1 to 29

Soil Types

Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Regosols (Other)


Mountain > 2500

Slopes (degrees)

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

Population Density (persons per km2)


Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

10 to 20

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
La PrimeraSilver, Zinc, Lead
La SegundaLead, Silver, Zinc
La VerdeLead, Silver, Zinc, Copper, Arsenic
LagunitasLead, Silver, Zinc
Valle Del CuraSilver, Gold
Zona El Fierro AltoSilver, Zinc, Lead, Copper

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.