Mapping > View Data Summaries (River Subbasin) > Lower White Profile

The Lower White Subbasin

Profile | PCAs | Tracked Elements | Reports


To view mapped wetlands online, click one of the links below.


[+] Mapped Wetland Area



Wetland Mapping Summary

Area of mapped wetlands 3,717 acres
Percent of basin mapped as wetlands < 1%


Wetland Area by Type (acres)

Freshwater Herbaceous1,20232%
Freshwater Shrub 2266%
Freshwater Forested 3< 1%
Ponds 1,11730%
Lakes 38810%
Rivers 69919%
Other 822%

Wetland Area Mapped with Modifiers (acres)

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




[+] Wetland Landscape Stressors



Weltand Area by Stressor Class (acres)

No Stress198,54521%
Low Stress522,97855%
Moderate Stress152,00916%
High Stress47,6685%
Severe Stress22,8652%




[+] River Subbasin Geography and Land Ownership


Total Area and Elevation Range

Total Area 944,067 acres 3,821 sq km
Maximum elevation 9,053 ft 2,760 m
Minimum elevation 5,047 ft 1,539 m
Average elevation 6,491 ft 1,979 m


Land Ownership (acres)

Total Federal Lands 775,214 82%
 Bureau of Land Management773,98582%
 National Park Service1,229< 1%
  Total Forest Service Lands 0 None
Total State 16,971 2%
 Colorado Division of Wildlife3,415< 1%
 Colorado State Land Board13,5571%
City, County, and Other Local Government Lands 0 None
Land Trusts and Non-Governmental Organizations 0 None
Tribal Lands 0 None
Private Lands 151,881 16%


Ecoregions (acres)

20: Colorado Plateaus 944,067100%
 20b: Shale Deserts and Sedimentary Basins181,77519%
 20c: Semiarid Benchlands and Canyonlands680,56272%
 20e: Escarpments59,7586%
 20f: Uinta Basin Floor21,9722%