Land Use Data for Latitude 41.25 Longitude -81.75

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


Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land
Open Water - Inland Fisheries


Temperate humid

Growing Period (days)

180 to 209
210 to 239

Soil Types



Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
(Facility) Hanna Nickel Smelter/ Cleveland, Oh (Processing Plant)Nickel
Barberton Cement PlantMarble, Dimension, Cement Rock
Barberton Sand Plant & Quarry (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Brush Wellman/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Beryllium
Burbank Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Cleveland Mine (Underground)Salt
Copley Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Cuyahoga Lime Company Plant (Processing Plant)Calcium
Dock # 1, Whiskey Island (Processing Plant)Silica
Flesher Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Flesher Plant No. 2 Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Great Lakes-St Lawrence/ Cleveland (Processing Plant)Fluorine-Fluorite
Hammond Brothers Gravel (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Harshaw Chemicals/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Zirconium
Hydraulic Press Brick Company Pit (Surface)Clay
Hydraulic Shale Pit (Surface)Clay
IndependenceBloating Material
Industrial Quartz/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Silica
Jones & Laughlin Steel/ Cleveland (Processing Plant)Iron
Koontz Sandstone Company (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Koontz Ss Pit (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Lincoln Electric/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Zirconium
Mcgean Chemical/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Antimony
Metallurgical Inc/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Iron, Aluminum
N. L. Industries (Processing Plant)Lead
Number 5 Pit (Surface)Clay
Ohio Carbon Cleveland Plant (Processing Plant)Graphite
Piqua Quarry (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Ppg Indus Brine Wells Plant (Processing Plant)Salt
Quillian Bros. Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Ramsier Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
River Smelting & Ref./ Cleveland (Processing Plant)Copper, Zinc, Iron, Lead, Tin
Rockside Quarry (Surface)Stone, Crushed/Broken
Sherwood Refract.,Cleveland Plant (Processing Plant)Zirconium
Us Steel Corp/ Cleveland, Ohio (Processing Plant)Iron

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.