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Fremont County

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area

Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 13,658 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands 1%

Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous6,17045%
Freshwater Shrub 2,35317%
Freshwater Forested 7185%
Ponds 1,97214%
Lakes 1521%
Rivers 2,04615%
Other 2472%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

Excavated 3843%
Dammed 2382%
Ditched/Drained 0None
Farmed 0None
Modified by Beaver 3< 1%

[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors

Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress84,2229%
Low Stress447,98746%
Moderate Stress232,44024%
High Stress121,26012%
Severe Stress95,25210%

[+] County Geography and Land Ownership

Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 981,168 acres 3,971 sq km
Maximum elevation 13,097 ft 3,993 m
Minimum elevation 4,948 ft 1,508 m
Average elevation 7,546 ft 2,301 m

Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 455,518 46%
 Bureau of Land Management350,87136%
 Federal Land, Misc6,170< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 98,477 10%
  Pike and San Isabel National Forests, Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands98,46810%
  Rio Grande National Forest10< 1%
Total State 68,489 7%
 Colorado Division of Wildlife3,130< 1%
 Colorado State Land Board65,2727%
 Colorado State Parks87< 1%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 287 < 1%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 456,873 47%

Ecoregions (acres)

21: Southern Rockies 817,25783%
 21a: Alpine Zone7,314< 1%
 21b: Crystalline Subalpine Forests8,888< 1%
 21c: Crystalline Mid-Elevation Forests185,23719%
 21d: Foothill Shrublands446,34245%
 21e: Sedimentary Subalpine Forests24,0322%
 21f: Sedimentary Mid-Elevation Forests73,9108%
 21g: Volcanic Subalpine Forests30,1403%
 21j: Grassland Parks41,3934%
26: Southwestern Tablelands 163,91117%
 26e: Piedmont Plains and Tablelands111,29911%
 26h: Pinyon-Juniper Woodlands and Savannas52,6135%