Land Use Data for Latitude 35.75 Longitude -116.25

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


Mojave desert ecoregion

Agricultural Land Uses

Grasslands - Extensive pastoralism
Shrubs - Extensive pastoralism
Urban land





Growing Period (days)

1 to 29

Soil Types



Plain or plateau
Mountain 800-1500 m, slope > 5%

Slopes (degrees)

0.5 to 2
2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16
16 to 30
30 to 45
above 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

2 to 5
5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
A. C. Deposits (Surface-Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Alexander (Underground)Lead, Zinc, Silver
AlturusCopper, Silver, Gold, Lead
ArcturusCopper, Lead, Silver, Zinc
Arletta Talc Mine (Surface-Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Ash Meadows Zeolite DepositZeolites, Boron-Borates
Avawatz (Surface)Salt
Avawatz Deposits (Surface)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Avawatz DepositsStrontium
Avawatz Gypsum Prospect GroupGypsum-Anhydrite, Strontium
Black Raven Prospect (Surface-Underground)Copper
Blue White (Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Boston Valley Salt ProspectHalite, Strontium, Gypsum-Anhydrite
Champion Group (Surface-Underground)Gold
CollinaLead, Gold, Silver
Donna Loy Talc Mine (Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Emigrant PassDolomite
Excelsior Pit (Surface)Talc-Soapstone
FrazierLead, Gold, Silver, Copper
GladstoneGraphite, Silver, Copper, Gold
Gold BelleLead, Silver
Golden Eagle Placer (Placer)Gold
Grimshaw (Surface-Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Inyo Zinc Prospect (Surface)Gold
J. A. GilbertCopper
Jewell Quartz Prospect (Surface-Underground)Silver
Jumbo Salt ProspectHalite, Strontium
JustriteLead, Zinc
King Salt ProspectHalite
Lane PerlitePerlite
Lucky JimCopper, Silver, Gold, Lead
Markley Deposits (Surface)Talc-Soapstone
Materials Site #182 (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
MccabeLead, Copper, Silver
Nopah RangeSilica
Oro FinoLead, Zinc
Paloma ClaimLead, Silver, Copper, Gold
Patricia (Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Red CopperCopper
Resting Spring RangeSilica
Resting Springs-TecopaZinc, Silver, Lead
Rob Roy (Underground)Zinc
Salsberry Prospect (Surface-Underground)Gold, Lead, Silver, Zinc
Salt Basin ProspectHalite, Strontium, Gypsum-Anhydrite
Saratoga BedsBoron-Borates
Saratoga Mine (Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Sheep Creek Deposits (Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Sheephead Mt. PerlitePerlite
Shoshone Property No. 1 (Surface)Zeolites
Shoshone Property No. 2 (Surface)Zeolites
Tecopa (Underground)Copper
Tecopa Community Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Tecopa Hot SpringGeothermal
Tecopa Pit and MillStone, Dimension
Tecopa QuartziteSilica
Tough Deposits (Surface-Underground)Talc-Soapstone
Upper Canyon Nitrate Deposit (Surface)Nitrogen-Nitrates
Van TalcTalc-Soapstone
War EagleIron, Silver, Zinc
Zeolite Occurrence (Surface-Underground)Zeolites

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.