Land Use Data for Latitude 53.75 Longitude -3.25

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


Ribble and Alt Estuaries
Sefton Coast
Shell Flat and Lune Deep

Agricultural Land Uses

Agriculture in protected areas
Urban land
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Boreal drylands
Temperate humid




Cereals and cereal products

Growing Period (days)

180 to 209
210 to 239
240 to 269

Soil Types

Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Gleysols (Soils with clear signs of groundwater influence)
Leptosols (Shallow soils)


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

Slopes (degrees)

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

Population Density (persons per km2)

10 to 50
50 to 250
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

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.