Land Use Data for Latitude 44.75 Longitude -111.75

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


South Central Rockies forests ecoregion

Agricultural Land Uses

Forestry - Pastoralism if moderate or higher
Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Mixture crops- moderate livestock and large scale irrigation
Sparsely vegetated areas - Mod. intensive pastoralism


Boreal drylands
Temperate drylands





Growing Period (days)

60 to 89

Soil Types

Chernozems (Black soils rich in organic matter)
Kastanozems (Dark brown soils rich in organic matter)


Plain or plateau
Mountain 1500-2500 m, slope > 2%
Mountain > 2500

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)

0 to 2

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
(Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium
Alpine Creek Phosphate (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium
Bald Mountain Phosphate Deposit (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Vanadium, Uranium, Fluorine-Fluorite
Barnett Basin Placer (Placer)Gold
Black Butte (Surface)Barium-Barite
Black Butte AreaPhosphorus-Phosphates, Chromium, Fluorine-Fluorite, Nickel, REE, Uranium, Vanadium
Black Butte Deposit (Surface)Iron
Black Butte IronIron
Camp FrigidPhosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium
Carrot Ridge Area Phosphate Deposit (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium, Vanadium
Driftwood #2 (Surface)Stone, Dimension
Freezeout Creek Iron (Surface)Iron
Gravelly Range Crest Deposit (Surface)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Gravelly Range Gypsum (Surface)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Kilgore (Surface)Gold
Lakeview PlacerGold
Landon RidgePhosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium
Landon Ridge Phosphate (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Fluorine-Fluorite, Uranium
Lazyman HillPhosphorus-Phosphates, Vanadium, Fluorine-Fluorite
Lazyman Hill (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Uranium, Fluorine-Fluorite
Monument Ridge Gypsum (Surface)Gypsum-Anhydrite
Pika Gypsum DepositGypsum-Anhydrite
Ruby MinePhosphorus-Phosphates
South Slope Taylor Creek Phosphate Deposit (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates, Uranium, Fluorine-Fluorite, Vanadium
Talc Occurrence (Surface)Talc-Soapstone
Tanner Manganese Prospect (Surface)Manganese
Taylor Creek Area (Surface)Phosphorus-Phosphates
Tin Cup Group (Surface)Gold
Troublesome Ridge Phosphate DepositFluorine-Fluorite, Uranium, Phosphorus-Phosphates, Vanadium
West Fork Madison River P2o5 (Surface)Chromium, Fluorine-Fluorite, Nickel, REE, Uranium, Vanadium, Phosphorus-Phosphates
West Fork Madison River PlacerGold

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.