Land Use Data for Latitude 65.75 Longitude -164.25

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


Bering Land Bridge National Preserve


Boreal drylands

Growing Period (days)

90 to 119

Soil Types

Gleysols (Soils with clear signs of groundwater influence)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0 to 0.5
0.5 to 2
2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)


Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
 Lead, Gold, Silver
 Silver, Gold, Lead
Frost CreekGold
Frost Creek (Placer)Gold, Silver
HumboltTin, Gold, Lead, Silver
Noxapaga 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.