Land Use Data for Latitude 29.25 Longitude 47.75

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

Locations

Ad-Doha Nature Reserve
Al-Jahra Pool Nature Reserve
Dawhat Kazima
Sulaibikhat Bay

Agricultural Land Uses

Shrubs - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Bare areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism

Ecosystems

Deserts

Livestock

Cattle
Poultry
Sheep

Growing Period (days)

1 to 29
30 to 59

Soil Types

Arenosols (Sandy)
Gypsisols (Soils with substantial accumulation of secondary calcium sulphate)
Solonchaks (Saline)

Terrain

Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

0

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.