Land Use Data for Latitude 56.25 Longitude -6.75

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


Loch a`Phuill
North Atlantic moist mixed forests ecoregion
Tiree and Coll


Temperate humid

Growing Period (days)

300 to 329

Soil Types

Histosols (Peat and muck soils)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)


Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

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.