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The Kiowa Subbasin

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 8,882 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands 2%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous1,49617%
Freshwater Shrub 1,66019%
Freshwater Forested 1,50917%
Ponds 2062%
Lakes 0None
Rivers 3,63541%
Other 3754%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

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




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress126< 1%
Low Stress71,96316%
Moderate Stress151,43133%
High Stress118,71826%
Severe Stress116,16225%




[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 458,400 acres 1,855 sq km
Maximum elevation 7,706 ft 2,349 m
Minimum elevation 4,381 ft 1,336 m
Average elevation 5,773 ft 1,760 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 262 < 1%
 Federal Land, Misc262< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 12,135 3%
 Colorado State Land Board12,1353%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 84 < 1%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 55 < 1%
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 445,864 97%


Ecoregions (acres)

25: High Plains 268,77859%
 25b: Rolling Sand Plains21,7255%
 25c: Moderate Relief Plains18,1924%
 25d: Flat to Rolling Plains228,86150%
26: Southwestern Tablelands 189,62241%
 26i: Pine-Oak Woodlands50,28411%
 26j: Foothill Grasslands139,33830%