Land Use Data for Latitude 32.75 Longitude -83.75

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


Ocmulgee National Monument

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Rainfed agriculture (Subsistence/Commercial)
Cropped Agriculture with mod. intensive livestock
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock


Mediterranean humid




Cereals and cereal products
Groundnuts in Shell
Oil-bearing crops
Seed Cotton

Growing Period (days)

300 to 329
330 to 359

Soil Types



Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5
5 to 8

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
2 to 10
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
 Sand and Gravel, Construction
B.D. Tharpe MineKaolin
Bond Mine (Surface)Kaolin
Burns Brick Co Mine (Surface)Clay
Burns Mine (Surface)Clay
Cherokee Mine (Surface)Clay
Cox ProspectMica
Dry Branch Pit A (Surface)Kaolin
Forsyth PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Franklinton Sand Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Ga. Kaolin Mine 50 (Surface)Kaolin
Ga. Kaolin Mine 60 (Surface)Kaolin
Georgia Kaolin Company.Clay
Hinson MineClay, Kaolin
Hitchcock Quarry (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Huber Mill (Processing Plant)Kaolin
Huber Mine 31 (Surface)Kaolin
Huber Mine 38 (Surface)Kaolin
Huber Mine 6 Pita (Surface)Kaolin
Huber Mine 6, Pit B (Surface)Kaolin
Huber PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Huber Sand Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
J&J Lumber Co. Quarry (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Knoxville PitSand and Gravel, Construction
L D Owen ProspectMica
Macon Plant #21 & Quarry (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Macon Sand Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Powersville PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Rollo Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Rosa Fletcher ProspectMica
Ruffin Prospects (Surface-Underground)Mica
Sam Hall and SonsClay
Tharpe Mine (Surface)Kaolin
Warner Robins Sand Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction

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.