Table Hc04: Percent Riparian Corridor Cover for Fourth Order and Larger Streams

Table Hc04: Percent Riparian Corridor Cover for Fourth Order and Larger Streams

Percent riparian corridor land cover for fourth order and larger streams within theBig Piney Watershed. Streams having combined percentages of grassland and cropland exceeding combined percentages of forest and wetland are in bold italics. Data is based on analysis of Missouri Land Cover Data (MoRAP 1999) and Kansas land cover data (KARS 1993).
Stream Name Forest Wetland Grassland Cropland Urban Water
Arthur Creek 78.9 0.0 21.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
BPW023 39.8 0.0 60.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bald Ridge Creek 75.2 0.0 24.6 0.0 0.0 0.2
Bender Creek 64.0 0.0 35.9 0.0 0.0 0.1
Berry Branch 59.7 0.0 40.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Big Paddy Creek 88.3 0.0 11.3 0.0 0.0 0.4
Big Piney River 79.5 0.0 12.6 0.0 0.4 7.5
Burton Branch 67.4 0.0 32.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
Crossing Hollow 88.2 0.0 11.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
Dry Creek 60.1 0.0 36.1 0.1 3.7 0.0
Elk Creek 33.7 0.0 66.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hog Creek 55.4 0.0 44.6 0.0 0.0 0.1
Little Bald Ridge Creek 93.0 0.0 7.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Little Paddy Creek 91.5 0.0 6.1 0.0 0.0 2.5
Long Hollow 59.1 0.0 40.9 0.0 0.0 0.0
Potter Creek 22.6 0.0 77.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
Sherrill Creek 62.5 0.0 37.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
Spring Creek 47.4 0.0 52.2 0.1 0.3 0.0
Steam Mill Hollow 73.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Watts Hollow 84.7 0.0 14.8 0.0 0.0 0.4
West Piney Creek 65.5 0.0 34.4 0.1 0.0 0.0
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