Land Use Data for Latitude 43.75 Longitude -74.25

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


Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve

Agricultural Land Uses

Agriculture in protected areas
Urban land


Temperate humid
Temperate drylands


Cereals and cereal products

Growing Period (days)

150 to 179
180 to 209

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

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
2 to 10
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
13th Lake Region Anorthosite (Surface)Aluminum, Iron, Sodium, Water, Free, Calcium, Silica
Barton Mine & Mill (Surface)Garnet
Botheration Pond Deposit AGarnet
Botheration Pond Deposit BGarnet
Donovan Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Hudson River Mill (Processing Plant)Garnet
Peaked Mountain DepositsGarnet
Round Lake Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Ruby Mountain DepositGarnet
Ruby Mountain Development (Surface)Gemstone
Town Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction

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.