Land Use Data for Latitude 58.25 Longitude -4.25

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


Caithness and Sutherland Peatlands
Caithness and Sutherland Peatlands
River Borgie
River Naver


Temperate humid

Growing Period (days)

210 to 239

Soil Types

Histosols (Peat and muck soils)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

5 to 8
8 to 16

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.