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Tracked elements of biodiversity include animals, plants, and natural communities that are uncommon either globally or within the state of Colorado. The list below includes all wetland and riparian dependent elements found within the county and the count of known occurrences.

  • Amphibians

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Anaxyrus boreas pop. 1Boreal Toad (Southern Rocky Mountain Population)G4T1QS16
Lithobates pipiensNorthern Leopard FrogG5S32
Spea intermontanaGreat Basin SpadefootG5S37
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Centrocercus urophasianusSage GrouseG3G4S44
Cypseloides nigerBlack SwiftG4S3B8
Grus canadensis tabidaGreater Sandhill CraneG5T5S2B,S4N1
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N8
Melanerpes lewisLewis's WoodpeckerG4S43
Plegadis chihiWhite-faced IbisG5S2B1
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Gila robustaRoundtail ChubG3S25
Oncorhynchus clarkii pleuriticusColorado River Cutthroat TroutG4T3S337
Xyrauchen texanusRazorback SuckerG1S16
  • Insects

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Erebia pawlowskiiTheano AlpineG5S32
Sympetrum costiferumSaffron-bordered MeadowflyG5S1?2
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Acer negundo - Populus angustifolia / Cornus sericea ForestNarrowleaf Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2S22
Acer negundo / Cornus sericea ForestMontane Riparian Deciduous ForestG3?S14
Acer negundo / Prunus virginiana ForestMontane Riparian Deciduous ForestG3S29
Alnus incana / Cornus sericea ShrublandThinleaf Alder-Red-osier Dogwood Riparian ShrublandG3G4S31
Betula occidentalis / Maianthemum stellatum ShrublandFoothills Riparian ShrublandG4?S32
Betula occidentalis / Mesic Graminoids ShrublandLower Montane Riparian ShrublandsG3S22
Catabrosa aquatica - Mimulus ssp. Spring WetlandSpring WetlandGUS21
Cornus sericea ShrublandFoothills Riparian ShrublandG4QS27
Eleocharis rostellata Herbaceous VegetationEmergent WetlandG3S21
Geum rossii - Sibbaldia procumbens Herbaceous VegetationMesic Alpine MeadowsGUSU1
Picea engelmannii / Cornus sericea WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S11
Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S31
Picea pungens / Betula occidentalis WoodlandMontane Riparian WoodlandG2S21
Picea pungens / Cornus sericea WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG4S28
Populus angustifolia / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S31
Populus angustifolia / Betula occidentalis WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S33
Populus angustifolia / Crataegus rivularis WoodlandNarrowleaf Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2?S21
Populus angustifolia / Rhus trilobata WoodlandNarrowleaf Cottonwood/SkunkbrushG3S39
Populus balsamifera WoodlandMontane Riparian WoodlandGUS21
Populus deltoides ssp. wislizeni / Rhus trilobata WoodlandFremont's Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2S342
Populus tremuloides / Acer glabrum ForestMontane Riparian ForestsG1G2S22
Populus tremuloides / Alnus incana ForestMontane Riparian ForestsG3S33
Pseudotsuga menziesii / Cornus sericea WoodlandLower Montane Riparian ForestsG4S21
Salix boothii / Carex utriculata ShrublandBooth's Willow/Beaked SedgeG4S21
Salix boothii / Mesic Forbs ShrublandBooth's Willow/Mesic ForbG3S31
Salix boothii / Mesic Graminoids ShrublandRiparian Willow CarrG3?S31
Salix brachycarpa / Deschampsia caespitosa - Geum rossii ShrublandAlpine Willow ScrubG4S2S31
Salix drummondiana / Carex utriculata ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG4S22
Salix geyeriana / Carex aquatilis ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG3S21
Salix monticola / Carex utriculata ShrublandMontane Riparian Willow CarrG3S35
Salix wolfii / Carex aquatilis ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG4S31
Salix wolfii / Mesic Forbs ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG3S35
Sullivantia hapemanii - (Aquilegia barnebyi) Herbaceous VegetationSullivantia Hanging GardensG2S222
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Carex diandralesser panicled sedgeG5S11
Carex limosamud sedgeG5S21
Listera borealisnorthern twaybladeG4S22
Parnassia kotzebueiKotzebue's grass-of-parnassusG5S21
Spiranthes diluvialisUte ladies' tressesG2G3S22
Sullivantia hapemanii var. purpusiiHanging Garden sullivantiaG3T3S345