Land Use Data for Latitude 53.25 Longitude -3.25

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


Alyn Valley Woods/ Coedwigoedd Dyffryn Alun
Coedwigoedd Dyffryn Elwy/ Elwy Valley Woods
Dee Estuary
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy
Deeside and Buckley Newt Sites
Halkyn Mountain/ Mynydd Helygain
Johnstown Newt Sites

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land


Temperate humid



Growing Period (days)

240 to 269

Soil Types

Gleysols (Soils with clear signs of groundwater influence)
Urban, mining


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2

Population Density (persons per km2)

above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Deeside Titanium Plant Ti (Processing Plant)Titanium, Metal

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.