Land Use Data for Latitude 61.25 Longitude -150.75

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

Locations

Cook Inlet taiga ecoregion
Susitna Flats

Agricultural Land Uses

Grasslands - Extensive pastoralism

Ecosystems

Boreal drylands

Livestock

Cattle
Sheep

Growing Period (days)

120 to 149

Soil Types

Podzols

Terrain

Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0 to 0.5
0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16
16 to 30

Population Density (persons per km2)

0

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Lewis RiverGold
Theodore RiverGold

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.