EDINA agcensus

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Land-Use Key

Urban
Built up areas - unsuitable for distribution of census items.
Water Inland water including loch/lake, pond, reservoir - unsuitable for distribution of census items.
Upland
Including heathland, moorland - suitable for distribution of certain census items.
Woodland Including native and non-native forestation excluding orchards - unsuitable for distribution of census items.
Restricted Agricultural Land Parks, golf courses, airfields, industrial sites, some MOD land - unsuitable for distribution of census items.
Agricultural Land (Scotland) Agricultural Land of various grades in Scotland.
Agricultural Land Grade 1&2 Best and most versatile agricultural land with no or minor limitations.
Agricultural Land Grade 3 Agricultural land with moderate limitations due to soil, relief or climate (or combination thereof).
Agricultural Land Grade 4 Agricultural land with severe limitations due to adverse soil, relief or climate (or combination thereof).

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