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Summit County

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 20,785 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands 5%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous3,08815%
Freshwater Shrub 7,24535%
Freshwater Forested 29< 1%
Ponds 2,99414%
Lakes 7,16634%
Rivers 2381%
Other 25< 1%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

Excavated 1,5287%
Dammed 6,09529%
Ditched/Drained 1< 1%
Farmed 0None
Modified by Beaver 2,52412%




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress74,41419%
Low Stress177,10245%
Moderate Stress65,49217%
High Stress36,1219%
Severe Stress42,95011%




[+] County Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 396,084 acres 1,603 sq km
Maximum elevation 14,261 ft 4,348 m
Minimum elevation 7,541 ft 2,299 m
Average elevation 10,465 ft 3,191 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 311,355 79%
 Bureau of Land Management2,423< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 308,932 78%
  Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests, Pawnee National Grassland74< 1%
  Pike and San Isabel National Forests, Cimarron and Comanche National Grasslands109< 1%
  White River National Forest308,74878%
Total State 134 < 1%
 Colorado Division of Wildlife134< 1%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 4,536 1%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 3,627 < 1%
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 76,432 19%


Ecoregions (acres)

21: Southern Rockies 396,084100%
 21a: Alpine Zone94,12324%
 21b: Crystalline Subalpine Forests115,47529%
 21c: Crystalline Mid-Elevation Forests570< 1%
 21e: Sedimentary Subalpine Forests161,55141%
 21i: Sagebrush Parks24,3656%