Land Use Data for Latitude 20.25 Longitude -16.25

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


Banc d'Arguin National Park
Banc d'Arguin National Park



Growing Period (days)

1 to 29

Soil Types

Calcisols (Substantial accumulation of secondary lime)
Regosols (Other)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

above 100

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.