Land Use Data for Latitude 28.25 Longitude -16.25

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


Centinela mountain and La Esquina plain
La Playa islet
Los Rodeos-La Esperanza
Montes y cumbre de Tenerife
Roque de la Playa
Santa Trsula and La Victoria laurel forest

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land


Mediterranean drylands

Growing Period (days)

120 to 149

Soil Types



Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

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.