Land Use Data for Latitude 51.75 Longitude 8.25

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

Locations

Ahsewiesen
Büecke und Hiddingser Schledde
Bergeler Wald
Berkenkamp und Quabbeaue
Geisterholz
Haus Düsse
Liese- und Boxelbachtal
Lusebredde, Hellinghäuser Wiesen und Klostermersch
Manninghofer Bach sowie Gieseler und Muckenbruch
Margarethensee
Pöppelsche Tal
Rabbruch und Osternheuland
Scheelenteich
Steinbruch Vellern
Stockumer Holz
Tiergarten, Erweiterung Schachblumenwiese
Vellerner Brook und Hoher Hagen
Vogelschutzgebiet 'Rietberger Emsnied. mit Steinhorster Becken'
Vogelschutzgebiet Hellwegbörde
VSG Lippeaue zwischen Hamm und Lippstadt mit Ahsewiesen
Wald östlich Freckenhorst
Woeste und Eichenbuchenwald bei Ostinghausen

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Cropped Agriculture with mod. intensive livestock
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock
Urban land
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism

Ecosystems

Temperate humid

Livestock

Cattle
Pigs

Crops

Barley
Cereals and cereal products
Maize
Potatoes
Rapeseed
Sugar Beets
Wheat

Growing Period (days)

180 to 209

Soil Types

Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Fluvisols (Soils developed in alluvial deposits)
Histosols (Peat and muck soils)
Luvisols
Podzols
Urban, mining

Terrain

Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16

Population Density (persons per km2)

10 to 50
50 to 250
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

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.