Land Use Data for Latitude 35.75 Longitude -106.25

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


Bandelier National Monument

Agricultural Land Uses

Grasslands - Extensive pastoralism
Grasslands - Mod. intensive pastoralism
Urban land


Boreal drylands
Temperate drylands



Growing Period (days)

60 to 89

Soil Types



Mountain 1500-2500 m, slope > 2%
Mountain > 2500

Slopes (degrees)

2 to 5
5 to 8
8 to 16
16 to 30
30 to 45

Population Density (persons per km2)

0 to 2
10 to 50
50 to 250

Infant mortality (per 1000 live births)

5 to 10

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
A. B. Group (Underground)Silver, Copper, Gold
Allerton (Underground)Gold, Silver
Andrews Tunnel (Underground)Lead, Zinc
Avondale (Underground)Silver, Gold
Benson Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Black Girl (Underground)Gold, Silver
Blotter Construction Co. PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Bull of the Woods (Underground)Gold, Silver
Cerrito Pelado MineVolcanic Materials
Cochiti Chief Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Copar Guaje Canyon MinePumice
Copar Mill (Processing Plant)Pumice
Copar Mine (Surface)Pumice
Copper Prospect (Underground)Copper, Gold, Silver
Corena Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Corner Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Cullum Pit (Surface)Pumice
Daisy Mine (Underground)Gold, Silver
Denver Girl Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Ellen L. (Underground)Gold, Silver
Emerald Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Empire Lode (Underground)Silver, Gold
Giant Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Gold Range Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Good Hope (Underground)Gold, Silver
Group B Claims (Underground)Gold, Silver
Hiser-Moore ClaimsUranium
Hopewell (Underground)Gold, Silver
La Cienega Manganese DepositManganese
La Cienga MineVolcanic Materials
La Cieniga Scoria (Surface)Pumice
La MajadaUranium
Last Chance Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Last Chance Number Two (Underground)Gold, Silver
Leeder PitStone
Little Casino (Underground)Gold, Silver
Materials Pit (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Materials Pit 57-69-S (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Materials Pits (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Midnight Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Missing Link Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Mogul Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Monte Carlo Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Monte Cristo Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Monument Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
No Name Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
North Red Bird (Surface)Pumice
North Star Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Pena Blanca PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Posey (Underground)Gold, Silver
Puzzle Claim (Underground)Gold, Silver
Red Bird (Surface)Pumice
Rising Sun Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Sambo (Underground)Silver, Gold
San Jose No 13 ClaimUranium
Santa Fe PitSand and Gravel, Construction
Sheridan Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Short Order Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Smuggler Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Sunny South Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
T. S. Kline Lode (Underground)Gold, Silver
Toby Group (Underground)Gold, Silver
Turk #1 Or Turq #1Gemstone
Twin Hills (Surface)Pumice
Two Gravel Pits (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Uncle Joe Number Two (Underground)Gold, Silver
Union (Underground)Gold, Silver
Victor Number Two (Underground)Silver, Gold
White Eagle Pumice Mine 1 (Surface)Pumice
White Eagle Pumice Mine 2 (Surface)Pumice
White Eagle Pumice Mine 3 (Surface)Pumice

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.