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The Chico Subbasin

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 4,924 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands 1%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous1,38028%
Freshwater Shrub 3026%
Freshwater Forested 40< 1%
Ponds 1273%
Lakes 0None
Rivers 2,74956%
Other 3267%

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 Stress39,3409%
Low Stress177,23238%
Moderate Stress168,98137%
High Stress60,79613%
Severe Stress16,4104%




[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 462,776 acres 1,873 sq km
Maximum elevation 7,703 ft 2,348 m
Minimum elevation 4,501 ft 1,372 m
Average elevation 5,886 ft 1,795 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 8,510 2%
 Bureau of Land Management44< 1%
 Federal Land, Misc8,4662%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 157,466 34%
 Colorado State Land Board157,46634%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 306 < 1%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 296,494 64%


Ecoregions (acres)

26: Southwestern Tablelands 462,776100%
 26e: Piedmont Plains and Tablelands151,53233%
 26i: Pine-Oak Woodlands9,6482%
 26j: Foothill Grasslands200,63243%
 26k: Sandsheets100,96422%