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The Roaring Fork 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)G4T1QS120
  • Birds

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Cypseloides nigerBlack SwiftG4S3B5
Haliaeetus leucocephalusBald EagleG5S1B,S3N4
Melanerpes lewisLewis's WoodpeckerG4S45
  • Fish

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Gila robustaRoundtail ChubG3S22
Oncorhynchus clarkii pleuriticusColorado River Cutthroat TroutG4T3S334
  • Natural Communities

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Carex saxatilis Herbaceous VegetationWet MeadowG3S11
Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S32
Picea pungens / Cornus sericea WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG4S21
Populus angustifolia - Picea pungens / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestsG3S311
Populus angustifolia - Pseudotsuga menziesii WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S22
Populus angustifolia / Alnus incana WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S32
Populus angustifolia / Betula occidentalis WoodlandMontane Riparian ForestG3S31
Populus angustifolia / Prunus virginiana WoodlandNarrowleaf Cottonwood/Common ChokecherryG2QS21
Pseudotsuga menziesii / Cornus sericea WoodlandLower Montane Riparian ForestsG4S21
Salix boothii / Carex utriculata ShrublandBooth's Willow/Beaked SedgeG4S21
Salix boothii / Mesic Graminoids ShrublandRiparian Willow CarrG3?S31
Salix drummondiana / Calamagrostis canadensis ShrublandLower Montane Willow CarrsG3S310
Salix drummondiana / Carex utriculata ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG4S21
Salix monticola / Calamagrostis canadensis ShrublandMontane Willow CarrG3S31
Salix planifolia / Calamagrostis canadensis ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG4S21
Salix planifolia / Deschampsia caespitosa ShrublandSubalpine Riparian Willow CarrG2G3S22
  • Nonvascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Sphagnum platyphyllumG5S1S24
  • Vascular Plants

State Scientific NameState Common NameGRankSRankCount
Carex leptaleabristle-stalk sedgeG5S11
Eriophorum altaicum var. neogaeumAltai cottongrassG4?T3T4S39
Eriophorum chamissonisG5S19
Spiranthes diluvialisUte ladies' tressesG2G3S22
Sullivantia hapemanii var. purpusiiHanging Garden sullivantiaG3T3S316