Includes montane and plains riparian. These forest types provide critical habitat in the semi-arid climate of Colorado. Roughly one-third of montane riparian acres are on private land while approximately three-quarters of plains riparian acres are privately owned.


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Data Sources


NatureServe. 2018. International Ecological Classification Standard: Terrestrial Ecological Classifications. NatureServe Central Databases. Arlington, VA. U.S.A. Data current as of 28 August 2018.

2017 Colorado Wildfire Risk Assessment, Colorado State Forest Service.