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The Conejos Subbasin

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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 subbasin and the count of known occurrences.

  • Amphibians

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Anaxyrus boreas pop. 1Boreal Toad (Southern Rocky Mountain Population)G4T1QS15
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Asio flammeusShort-eared OwlG5S2B5
Cypseloides nigerBlack SwiftG4S3B2
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N7
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Gila pandoraRio Grande ChubG3S1?7
Oncorhynchus clarkii virginalisRio Grande Cutthroat TroutG4T3S319
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Alnus incana - Salix (monticola, lucida, ligulifolia) ShrublandThinleaf Alder-Mixed Willow SpeciesG3S31
Populus angustifolia - Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S34
Populus angustifolia / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S33
Salix geyeriana - Salix monticola / Mesic Forbs ShrublandGeyer's Willow-Rocky Mountain Willow/Mesic ForbG3S31
Salix ligulifolia ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG2G3S35
Salix monticola / Calamagrostis canadensis ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG3S33
Salix monticola / Carex aquatilis ShrublandMontane Riparian Willow CarrG3S21
Salix monticola / Mesic Graminoids ShrublandMontane Riparian Willow CarrG3S34
Sparganium eurycarpum Herbaceous VegetationFoothills/Plains Floating/Submergent Palustrine WetlandsG4S11
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Carex limosamud sedgeG5S23
Eriophorum altaicum var. neogaeumAltai cottongrassG4?T3T4S32
Isoetes setacea ssp. muricataspiny-spored quillwortG5?T5?S26
Salix arizonicaArizona willowG2G3S11