Table Hc01: Land use/cover for streams in the Pomme de Terre River watershed

Table Hc01: Land use/cover associated with riparian corridor* within 200 ft. of stream mid-line, on both banks, for streams in the Pomme de Terre River watershed and HUCs (MoRAP 1997).
Pomme de Terre River watershed
Riparian Land Use/Cover Percent of Riparian
Forest 46.6
Grassland 47.4
Urban 1.4
Bare Soil 4.6
Upper Pomme de Terre HUC (10290107010)
Forest 48.3
Grassland 45.7
Urban 1.9
Bare Soil 4.1
Middle Pomme de Terre HUC (1020107020)
Forest 44.8
Grassland 47.7
Urban 2.9
Bare Soil 4.6
Lindley Creek HUC (10290107030)
Forest 42.6
Grassland 52.2
Urban 0.2
Bare Soil 5.0
Little Pomme de Terre North HUC (10290107040)
Forest 53.0
Grassland 41.2
Urban 0.7
Bare Soil 5.1
Lower Pomme de Terre HUC (10290107050)
Forest 55.8
Grassland 38.7
Urban 1.4
Bare Soil 4.1

* Riparian corridors were calculated for full length second order and larger streams.

No corridors were included for the two major reservoirs. The Lower Pomme de Terre HUC includes second order and above streams from below Pomme de Terre Dam to the normal pool of Truman Lake.

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