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Cheyenne County

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area

Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 8,473 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands < 1%

Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous4,66055%
Freshwater Shrub 18< 1%
Freshwater Forested 87310%
Ponds 16< 1%
Lakes 81< 1%
Rivers 2,05824%
Other 6057%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

Excavated 5< 1%
Dammed 0None
Ditched/Drained 0None
Farmed 1632%
Modified by Beaver 0None

[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors

Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress27,4932%
Low Stress340,31830%
Moderate Stress416,25636%
High Stress255,48522%
Severe Stress100,9409%

[+] County Geography and Land Ownership

Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 1,140,485 acres 4,615 sq km
Maximum elevation 5,256 ft 1,602 m
Minimum elevation 3,799 ft 1,158 m
Average elevation 4,354 ft 1,327 m

Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 0 None
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 47,925 4%
 Colorado Division of Wildlife38< 1%
 Colorado State Land Board47,8864%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 0 None
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 1,092,560 96%

Ecoregions (acres)

25: High Plains 1,124,97999%
 25b: Rolling Sand Plains214,57019%
 25c: Moderate Relief Plains211,30119%
 25d: Flat to Rolling Plains699,10861%
26: Southwestern Tablelands 15,5061%
 26e: Piedmont Plains and Tablelands15,5061%