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The Vermilion Subbasin

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[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 2,064 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands < 1%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous64131%
Freshwater Shrub 1598%
Freshwater Forested 7< 1%
Ponds 27113%
Lakes 874%
Rivers 83340%
Other 663%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

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




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress63,34422%
Low Stress159,73455%
Moderate Stress50,88418%
High Stress10,6174%
Severe Stress3,6381%




[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 288,212 acres 1,166 sq km
Maximum elevation 9,663 ft 2,946 m
Minimum elevation 5,336 ft 1,627 m
Average elevation 6,812 ft 2,077 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 250,696 87%
 Bureau of Land Management250,06687%
 Fish and Wildlife Service630< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 17,214 6%
 Colorado State Land Board17,2146%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 0 None
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 20,302 7%


Ecoregions (acres)

18: Wyoming Basin 286,912100%
 18a: Rolling Sagebrush Steppe102,68836%
 18d: Foothill Shrublands and Low Mountains82,02028%
 18e: Salt Desert Shrub Basins102,20335%
20: Colorado Plateaus 1,300< 1%
 20c: Semiarid Benchlands and Canyonlands1,300< 1%