Land Use Data for Latitude 42.25 Longitude 3.25

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


Aiguamolls de l'Alt Empordà
Ampurdán marshes
Cap de Creus
El Montgrí- Les Medes - El Baix Ter
Litoral del Baix Empordà
Massif des Albères
Medas islands

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land


Mediterranean humid

Growing Period (days)

240 to 269

Soil Types

Solonchaks (Saline)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2

Population Density (persons per km2)

50 to 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.