Land Use Data for Latitude 41.75 Longitude -87.25

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


Cowles Bog (Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore)
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

Agricultural Land Uses

Open Water - Inland Fisheries

Mineral Extraction

Site Name (Type)Minerals
(Facility) Amoco/ Whiting Refinery (Processing Plant)Sulfur
(Facility) Us Steel Lead Smeltr & Refinery (Processing Plant)Antimony, Lead
Buffington Cement Plant (Processing Plant)Stone
Buffington Lime Plant (Processing Plant)Limestone, General
Crisman Sand Company (Surface)Sand and Gravel, Construction
Dean H. Mitchell Generating Station (Processing Plant)Sulfur
East Chicago Plant-Energy Coop. (Processing Plant)Sulfur
East Chicago Plant-U.S. Gypsum Co. (Processing Plant)Gypsum-Anhydrite, Perlite
Gary #1 Plant (Processing Plant)Clay
Gary #8 Plant (Processing Plant)Clay
Indiana Harbor Limekiln (Processing Plant)Limestone, General
J & L Steel/ Indiana Harbor Works (Processing Plant)Iron
Natl. Briquette Corp. Plant (Processing Plant)Fluorine-Fluorite

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.