Land Use Data for Latitude 50.75 Longitude 5.25

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


Affluents de la Meuse entre Huy et Flémalle (Amay; Engis; Flémalle; Modave; Nandrin; Neupré)
Bokrijk en omgeving
Bossen en kalkgraslanden van Haspengouw
De Maten
De Maten
Sources du Geer (Geer; Hannut)
Vallée de la Burdinale (Burdinne; Héron; Wanze)
Vallée de la Mehaigne (Braives; Burdinne; Villers-le-Bouillet; Wanze)
Vallée de la Meuse à Huy et vallon de la Solières (Amay; Huy; Wanze)
Valleien van de Laambeek, Zonderikbeek, Slangebeek en Roosterbeek met vijvergebieden.
Vijvercomplex van Midden Limburg
Vijverkomplex van Midden Limburg

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Cropped Agriculture with intensive livestock
Mixture crops- moderate livestock and large scale irrigation
Agriculture - Large scale Irrigation (>25% pixel size)
Urban land
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Temperate humid




Cereals and cereal products
Roots tubers
Sugar Beets

Growing Period (days)

180 to 209

Soil Types

Fluvisols (Soils developed in alluvial deposits)
Regosols (Other)


Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

10 to 50
50 to 250
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
Ehein (Processing Plant)Zinc
Engis Phosphoric Acid Plant (Processing Plant)Phosphorus-Phosphates
Flone (Processing Plant)Zinc

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.