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Table Lu01: Bourbeuse River watershed land use / land cover

Table Lu01: Bourbeuse River watershed land use / land cover

within each of the 11-digit hydrologic units.
Data source: 30-meter resolution Thematic Mapper satellite imagery. Source: MORAP, 1999.
Land Use / Land Cover Acreage Percentage
8-digit Hydrologic Unit
Entire Bourbeuse River watershed
Urban 9901 1.84%
Row & Close Crown Crops 20179 3.76%
Forest & Woodland* 272806 50.77%
Young Oldfield Complex 3195 0.59%
Grassland 228600 42.54%
Open Water 2074 0.39%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 573 0.11%
Total Acreage 537328 100.00%
11-digit Hydrologic Units  
Lanes Fork
Urban 41 0.13%
Row & Close Crown Crops 59 0.19%
Forest & Woodland* 12438 39.91%
Young Oldfield Complex 205 0.66%
Grassland 18356 58.90%
Open Water 65 0.21%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 0 0.00%
Total Acreage 31164 100.00%
Upper Bourbeuse
Urban 1091 2.10%
Row & Close Crown Crops 334 0.64%
Forest & Woodland* 25669 49.48%
Young Oldfield Complex 243 0.47%
Grassland 24282 46.81%
Open Water 226 0.44%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 34 0.07%
Total Acreage 51878 100.00%
Brush Creek
Urban 928 1.97%
Row & Close Crown Crops 648 1.37%
Forest & Woodland* 26672 56.54%
Young Oldfield Complex 415 0.88%
Grassland 18102 38.37%
Open Water 369 0.78%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 42 0.09%
Total Acreage 47175 100.00%
Dry Fork
Urban 214 0.29%
Row & Close Crown Crops 1040 1.40%
Forest & Woodland* 32925 44.23%
Young Oldfield Complex 674 0.91%
Grassland 39291 52.78%
Open Water 221 0.30%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 80 0.11%
Total Acreage 74447 100.00%
Little Bourbeuse
Urban 306 0.81%
Row & Close Crown Crops 516 1.36%
Forest & Woodland* 19031 50.27%
Young Oldfield Complex 328 0.87%
Grassland 17590 46.47%
Open Water 86 0.23%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 0 0.00%
Total Acreage 37855 100.00%
Red Oak Creek
Urban 377 0.93%
Row & Close Crown Crops 3134 7.77%
Forest & Woodland* 21502 53.28%
Young Oldfield Complex 237 0.59%
Grassland 14917 36.97%
Open Water 145 0.36%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 44 0.11%
Total Acreage 40353 100.00%
Boone Creek
Urban 1459 4.38%
Row & Close Crown Crops 905 2.72%
Forest & Woodland* 12787 38.42%
Young Oldfield Complex 238 0.72%
Grassland 17771 53.40%
Open Water 88 0.26%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 35 0.11%
Total Acreage 33282 100.00%
Spring Creek
Urban 2217 6.47%
Row & Close Crown Crops 967 2.82%
Forest & Woodland* 20588 60.05%
Young Oldfield Complex 101 0.29%
Grassland 10334 30.14%
Open Water 29 0.08%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 46 0.13%
Total Acreage 34283 100.00%
Middle Bourbeuse River
Urban 181 0.16%
Row & Close Crown Crops 5705 5.01%
Forest & Woodland* 63600 55.90%
Young Oldfield Complex 689 0.61%
Grassland 43079 37.86%
Open Water 315 0.28%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 211 0.19%
Total Acreage 113780 100.00%
Lower Bourbeuse River
Urban 3087 4.22%
Row & Close Crown Crops 6871 9.40%
Forest & Woodland* 37594 51.42%
Young Oldfield Complex 65 0.09%
Grassland 24878 34.03%
Open Water 530 0.72%
Barren/Sparsely Vegetated 81 0.11%
Total Acreage 73108 100.00%

*(including forested wetlands)

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