Land Use Data for Latitude 32.25 Longitude -112.75

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


Organ Pipe Cactus Biosphere Reserve

Agricultural Land Uses

Grasslands - Extensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Intensive pastoralism
Shrubs - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Mixture crops- moderate livestock and large scale irrigation






Seed Cotton

Growing Period (days)

1 to 29
30 to 59

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

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
(Facility) Ajo Copper Smelter (Processing Plant)Copper
Ajo Cornelia MineCopper, Silver, Gold
Ajo DistrictGold, Silver, Copper, Molybdenum, Zinc, Gemstone, Titanium, Niobium (Columbium), Iron
Ajo ExtensionCopper
Ajo MountainsZeolites
Ajo Mountains ClinoptiliteZeolites
Ajo Peak MineCopper
Ajo PlacersGold
Alfred GroupCopper, Gold, Silver
Bluebird Mine GroupCopper, Gold, Silver, Uranium
Bluestone ClaimsCopper
Bonnie Lee GroupSilica
Bonnie Lee GroupCopper, Silica
Bullion Bar Mine GroupGold, Silver, Copper, Tungsten
Burro-Burro MineSilver, Gold
C and C Mine (Underground)Silver
Cadillac ClaimsManganese
Cardigan MineCopper, Silver, Gold
Cooper GiantgroupCopper
Copper Giant ProspectsCopper, Iron
Copper Ledge MineCopper
Copper MountainCopper, Gold
Copper Mountain (Surface-Underground)Zinc, Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver
Copper Rose GroupCopper
Copper Valley ClaimsSilver, Gold, Copper, Silica
Cornelia GroupCopper
Crescent Et Al ClaimsBarium-Barite
Crescent Et Al GroupSilver, Tungsten, Zinc, Barium-Barite, Copper, Gold, Lead
Eighty Five GroupCopper
Eighty-Five GroupCopper
Growler MicaCopper, Mica
Growler MineCopper, Silver, Lead, Gold
Gunsight MineLead, Silver, Gold, Copper, Zinc, Barium-Barite
Kerlin Et Al GroupBarium-Barite
Kerlin Et Al GroupCopper, Gold, Lead, Silver, Tungsten, Zinc, Barium-Barite
Lilly MineGold, Silver
Lime HillLimestone, General
Lucky Strike MineGold, Silver, Copper
Morning Star Extension (Underground)Silver
Nelson-Ajo GroupCopper
New Cornelia Div Mill (Processing Plant)Copper, Gold, Silver
New Cornelia MineCopper, Gold, Silver, Zinc, Molybdenum, Gemstone, Semiprecious Gemstone, Titanium, Metal, Niobium (Columbium), Iron
North Molly Vein AreaBarium-Barite
Old Hickles PropertyCopper, Silica, Gold, Silver
Old Hickles PropertyCopper, Silver, Gold, Silica
Organ Pipe Trust GroupGold
Placer Mtn GroupCopper, Gold, Silver
Right On GroupLead, Copper, Gold, Silver, Quartz
Right On GroupCopper, Gold, Silica
Rock House ClaimsCopper
San Antonio Mine (Surface)Feldspar, Mica, Uranium
Scarface Mountain AreaWollastonite, Copper, Garnet
Scarface Mt Area MineWollastonite
September Morn Group (Surface-Underground)Copper, Gold, Lead, Silver
Sikort Chuapo Well (Well)Geothermal
Sunset Limited Mine GroupGold, Silver, Tungsten
Sunshine - SunriseCopper, Gold, Silver
Surprise MineGold, Silver, Lead

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.