Table Hc02: Occurrence of Forested Corridor Lengths within Meramec River Watershed

Table Hc02: Occurrence of Forested Corridor Lengths within Meramec River Watershed

(Where fully timbered corridors are at least 100 feet wide within SHAD sample sites located in the Meramec River basin, Missouri from 1991-96. Calculated values were based on two corridors per sample site.)
No. of Corridors Percentage of Timbered Stream Corridor Length > 100 ft. Wide
<25 25-49 50-74 75-99 100
LOWER MERAMEC WATERSHED
90 44.4 6.7 12.2 8.9 27.8
DRY FORK WATERSHED
38 39.5 5.3 2.6 13.2 39.5
UPPER MERAMEC WATERSHED
42 50.0 7.1 4.7 14.3 23.8
HUZZAH CREEK WATERSHED
44 41.0 11.5 6.8 6.8 34.1
COURTOIS CREEK WATERSHED
30 26.7 3.3 6.7 16.7 46.7
UPPER MIDDLE MERAMEC WATERSHED
32 50.0 9.0 4.0 6.0 31.0
INDIAN CREEK WATERSHED
26 38.5   3.8 7.7 50.0
LOWER MIDDLE MERAMEC WATERSHED
50 46.0 6.0 12.0 14.0 22.0
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