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Broomfield County

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 530 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands 2%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous15529%
Freshwater Shrub 122%
Freshwater Forested 5< 1%
Ponds 17533%
Lakes 17834%
Rivers 1< 1%
Other 3< 1%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

Excavated 17032%
Dammed 19437%
Ditched/Drained 0None
Farmed 0None
Modified by Beaver 0None




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress0None
Low Stress6< 1%
Moderate Stress4742%
High Stress9064%
Severe Stress20,04893%




[+] County Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 21,452 acres 87 sq km
Maximum elevation 5,846 ft 1,782 m
Minimum elevation 5,095 ft 1,553 m
Average elevation 5,335 ft 1,626 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 7 < 1%
 Fish and Wildlife Service7< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 6 < 1%
 Colorado State Land Board6< 1%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 2,712 13%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 18,728 87%


Ecoregions (acres)

25: High Plains 21,452100%
 25d: Flat to Rolling Plains7,03233%
 25l: Front Range Fans14,42067%