Land Use Data for Latitude -0.75 Longitude -90.75

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


Galápagos Islands scrubland mosaic ecoregion


Warm Tropics drylands

Growing Period (days)

90 to 119

Soil Types

Cambisols (Horizon differentiation in the subsoil evident from changes in structure, colour, clay content or carbonate content)
Regosols (Other)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5
5 to 8
16 to 30

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.