Land Use Data for Latitude 51.25 Longitude 10.25

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

Locations

Adolfsburg - Bornberg - Sülzenberg
Creuzburger Werratal-Hänge
Dachboden der Psychiatrie Mühlhausen
Dachstuhl Alten- und Pflegeheim Deuna
Dörnaer Platz
Fledermausquartiere im Pferdebachtal bei Heiligenstadt
Hainich
Kielforst nordwestlich Hörschel
Kirche Ershausen
Krankenhaus und Klostergebäude Reifenstein
Lengenberg - Knappberg - Katzenstein
Mertelstal - Heldrastein
Mittlerer Dün
NSG Flachstal
Rendaer Höhe
Südliches Eichsfeld
Stein - Rachelsberg - Gobert
Treffurter Stadtwald nördlich Treffurt
Treffurter Stadtwald südlich Treffurt
Untereichsfeld - Ohmgebirge
Werra bis Treffurt mit Zuflüssen
Werrabergland südwestlich Uder
Werrahänge von Frankenroda bis Falken
Wohnhaus Dietzenrode

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

Ecosystems

Temperate humid
Temperate drylands

Livestock

Cattle
Pigs
Poultry
Sheep

Crops

Barley
Cereals and cereal products
Sugar Beets
Wheat

Growing Period (days)

150 to 179
180 to 209

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)
Luvisols
Podzols

Terrain

Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

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

Population Density (persons per km2)

10 to 50
50 to 250
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
KlettenbergPlatinum, Silver, Nickel, Gold
Meggen MineSulfur-Pyrite, Lead, Zinc
MusenNickel, Gold, Silver, Cobalt, Platinum, Arsenic
Rudolph Grube MinePlatinum, Rhodium, Palladium
SiebengebirgePlatinum
SiegerlandZinc, Copper, Gold, Silver, Chromium, Nickel, Platinum
Wohverwahrt-Nammen MineIron

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.