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The Colorado Headwaters Basin

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Potential Conservation Areas (PCAs) are delineated around important elements of biodiversity (plants, animals or natural communities). The list below includes all PCAs within the basin created for wetland and riparian dependent elements. This list represents wetlands and riparian areas with the highest known biodiversity value in the area.

PCA NameBiodiversity SignificancePCA Report
Cascade FallsB1Report
Colorado RiverB1Report
Devils StaircaseB1Report
Mosquito RangeB1Report
4A RidgeB2Report
Deep CreekB2Report
East Elk CreekB2Report
East Fork Parachute CreekB2Report
East Lake CreekB2Report
Grizzly Creek CanyonB2Report
Hanging LakeB2Report
Kettle Ponds at Grand LakeB2Report
Mee CanyonB2Report
North Tenmile CreekB2Report
Roaring Fork River at CarbondaleB2Report
Spruce CreekB2Report
Straight CreekB2Report
Triangle PassB2Report
Upper Roaring Fork RiverB2Report
Upper Troublesome CreekB2Report
Vega ReservoirB2Report
Warren LakesB2Report
Avalanche CreekB3Report
Battle CreekB3Report
Bear Creek at Glenwood CanyonB3Report
Beaver Creek at Battlement MesaB3Report
Beaver Creek Mineral Spring at Blue Valley RanchB3Report
Behler CreekB3Report
Berry CreekB3Report
Big CreekB3Report
Big Kline CreekB3Report
Black Mountain ReservoirB3Report
Blacktail Creek at Gore PassB3Report
Blue River at McCullough GulchB3Report
Bushee CreekB3Report
Butler CreekB3Report
Calf CanyonB3Report
Carter FenB3Report
Castle PeakB3Report
Cataract CreekB3Report
Cattle CreekB3Report
Colorado River Radium to Red Dirt CreekB3Report
Conundrum CreekB3Report
Cross CreekB3Report
Crystal RiverB3Report
Cucumber GulchB3Report
Deep Creek at Clark RidgeB3Report
Dillon Bay FenB3Report
Dumont LakeB3Report
East Brush CreekB3Report
East Maroon CreekB3Report
East Meadow CreekB3Report
East Snowmass CreekB3Report
First CreekB3Report
Fourmile Creek at SunlightB3Report
Fraser River at GranbyB3Report
Fryingpan RiverB3Report
Gold HillB3Report
Goose PastureB3Report
Gypsum CreekB3Report
HardscrabbleB3Report
Hat CreekB3Report
High Rock CreekB3Report
Holy Cross CityB3Report
Horse CreekB3Report
Jenny LakeB3Report
Kawuneeche ValleyB3Report
Keyser CreekB3Report
Lower Blacktail Creek at RadiumB3Report
Main Elk CreekB3Report
Maroon Creek/Castle CreekB3Report
Middle Thompson CreekB3Report
Mitchell Creek at Storm King MountainB3Report
Monarch LakeB3Report
Muggins GulchB3Report
New York CreekB3Report
North Fork Derby CreekB3Report
North Fork FryingpanB3Report
North Fork Swan RiverB3Report
Otter CreekB3Report
Park Creek at Vega ReservoirB3Report
Pass Creek at Ute PeakB3Report
Pitkin/Booth CreekB3Report
Polk CreekB3Report
Red Dirt CreekB3Report
Roaring Fork River at Brush CreekB3Report
Rock Creek at Gore PassB3Report
Rocky Fork CreekB3Report
Second Creek at Berthoud PassB3Report
Slate CreekB3Report
Snowmass Creek at Snowmass PeakB3Report
South Fork Mule CreekB3Report
South Fork of the Williams ForkB3Report
Stillwater Creek TributaryB3Report
Strawberry Creek at Caribou TrailB3Report
Sulphur GulchB3Report
Sweetwater LakeB3Report
The GrottosB3Report
The MeadowsB3Report
Upper French GulchB3Report
Upper Pole CreekB3Report
Upper Williams ForkB3Report
Vasquez CreekB3Report
West Lake CreekB3Report
West Maroon CreekB3Report
Willow CreekB3Report
Woody Creek at Horseshoe DrawB3Report
Woody Creek HeadwatersB3Report
Yarmony CreekB3Report
Arapahoe LakesB4Report
Blue RiverB4Report
Blue River North of SilverthorneB4Report
Brush Creek at Skinner RidgeB4Report
Clinton CreekB4Report
Cow GulchB4Report
East CreekB4Report
East Douglas CreekB4Report
East Rifle CreekB4Report
East Salt Creek at Sugarloaf PeakB4Report
Elliot CreekB4Report
Fall CreekB4Report
Forest LakesB4Report
Garfield CreekB4Report
Gore Range WillowB4Report
Grizzly CreekB4Report
Hunter CreekB4Report
Iceberg LakeB4Report
Iron Creek FenB4Report
James PeakB4Report
Jim Creek TrailB4Report
Lost Man CreekB4Report
Lower Corral CreekB4Report
Meadow Creek at Deep Creek PointB4Report
Middle Fork Derby CreekB4Report
MontezumaB4Report
Muddy Creek HeadwatersB4Report
Porcupine GulchB4Report
Red Dirt ReservoirB4Report
Rifle Falls State ParkB4Report
Road End Seep at Strawberry CreekB4Report
Roaring Fork at Old SnowmassB4Report
Rollins PassB4Report
Saint Louis Creek at FraserB4Report
Skinner RidgeB4Report
Soda SpringsB4Report
South Fork of Ranch CreekB4Report
South Fork Red Sandstone CreekB4Report
South Supply CreekB4Report
Spruce Creek at Mount HelenB4Report
Stanley MountainB4Report
Sulphur SpringB4Report
Sunnyside CreekB4Report
Toponas CreekB4Report
Town of IndependenceB4Report
Triple Creek RanchB4Report
Upper Jasper CreekB4Report
W MountainB4Report
West Elk CreekB4Report
West Saint Louis CreekB4Report
Corral CreekB5Report
Lake GranbyB5Report
Turret CreekB5Report
Two Elk TrailB5Report