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The Upper Rio Grande Subbasin

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 565 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands < 1%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous16629%
Freshwater Shrub 4< 1%
Freshwater Forested 0None
Ponds 10418%
Lakes 18733%
Rivers 7614%
Other 295%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

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




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress2,7243%
Low Stress30,29729%
Moderate Stress27,19926%
High Stress17,55717%
Severe Stress25,61125%




[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 103,401 acres 418 sq km
Maximum elevation 12,856 ft 3,919 m
Minimum elevation 7,391 ft 2,253 m
Average elevation 7,951 ft 2,424 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 554 < 1%
 Bureau of Land Management554< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 0 None
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 0 None
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 102,848 99%


Ecoregions (acres)

21: Southern Rockies 4,1114%
 21a: Alpine Zone953< 1%
 21b: Crystalline Subalpine Forests208< 1%
 21g: Volcanic Subalpine Forests2,9503%
22: Arizona/New Mexico Plate 99,29196%
 22a: San Luis Shrublands and Hills27,05026%
 22b: San Luis Alluvial Flats and Wetlands72,24170%