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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)G4T1QS17
Lithobates pipiensNorthern Leopard FrogG5S31
Spea intermontanaGreat Basin SpadefootG5S331
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Asio flammeusShort-eared OwlG5S2B1
Centrocercus urophasianusSage GrouseG3G4S42
Grus canadensis tabidaGreater Sandhill CraneG5T5S2B,S4N8
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N1
Numenius americanusLong-billed CurlewG5S2B1
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Gila cyphaHumpback ChubG1S137
Gila robustaRoundtail ChubG3S225
Oncorhynchus clarkii pleuriticusColorado River Cutthroat TroutG4T3S315
Ptychocheilus luciusColorado PikeminnowG1S181
Xyrauchen texanusRazorback SuckerG1S149
  • Mollusks

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Valvata sinceraMossy ValvataG5S32
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Acer negundo - Populus angustifolia / Cornus sericea ForestNarrowleaf Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2S24
Acer negundo / Betula occidentalis WoodlandBoxelder/River BirchG1G2S13
Alnus incana / Mesic Forbs ShrublandThinleaf Alder/Mesic Forb Riparian ShrublandG3S37
Equisetum hyemale Herbaceous VegetationScouring RushG3S14
Muhlenbergia asperifolia Herbaceous VegetationGreat Plains Salt MeadowsGUS22
Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S32
Populus angustifolia / Crataegus rivularis WoodlandNarrowleaf Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2?S21
Populus deltoides ssp. wislizeni / Rhus trilobata WoodlandFremont's Cottonwood Riparian ForestsG2S37
Rhus trilobata ShrublandSkunkbrush Riparian ShrublandG2S25
Salix lucida ssp. caudata Shrubland [Provisional]Montane Riparian ShrublandG3QS25
Schoenoplectus maritimus Herbaceous VegetationEmergent Wetland (Marsh)G4S22
Schoenoplectus pungens Herbaceous VegetationBulrushG3G4S35
Shepherdia argentea ShrublandFoothills Riparian ShrublandG3G4S21
Spartina gracilis Herbaceous VegetationWestern Slope Salt MeadowsGUS12
Sporobolus airoides Southern Plains Herbaceous VegetationGreat Plains Salt MeadowsG3QS21
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Epipactis giganteagiant helleborineG4S1S24
Juncus bryoidesminute rushG4S12
Limnorchis zothecinaalcove bog orchidG2G3S17
Spiranthes diluvialisUte ladies' tressesG2G3S218