Land Use Data for Latitude 25.75 Longitude 49.75

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

Locations

Al-Hasa lagoons

Agricultural Land Uses

Urban land

Ecosystems

Deserts

Livestock

Cattle
Poultry
Sheep

Crops

Cereals and cereal products

Growing Period (days)

1 to 29

Soil Types

Calcisols (Substantial accumulation of secondary lime)
Leptosols (Shallow soils)
Solonchaks (Saline)
Sand Dunes

Terrain

Plain or plateau

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5

Population Density (persons per km2)

0
above 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

20 to 30

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.