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The Canadian Headwaters Subbasin

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area

Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 172 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands < 1%

Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous9254%
Freshwater Shrub 106%
Freshwater Forested 1< 1%
Ponds 4124%
Lakes 42%
Rivers 0None
Other 2314%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

Excavated 0None
Dammed 0None
Ditched/Drained 0None
Farmed 0None
Modified by Beaver 0None

[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors

Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress14,69743%
Low Stress7,22721%
Moderate Stress7,65622%
High Stress2,0716%
Severe Stress2,5587%

[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership

Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 34,217 acres 138 sq km
Maximum elevation 13,672 ft 4,168 m
Minimum elevation 7,512 ft 2,290 m
Average elevation 9,515 ft 2,901 m

Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 0 None
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 0 None
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 5,138 15%
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 29,080 85%

Ecoregions (acres)

21: Southern Rockies 34,217100%
 21a: Alpine Zone1,8075%
 21b: Crystalline Subalpine Forests3,53910%
 21e: Sedimentary Subalpine Forests5,85517%
 21f: Sedimentary Mid-Elevation Forests11,59734%
 21g: Volcanic Subalpine Forests2,8588%
 21j: Grassland Parks8,56125%