Table Hc03: Number and size of areas classified by MDNR as HQNCs, by category, within the West Osage River Basin

Number and size of areas classified by MDNR as High Quality Natural Communities, by category, within the West Osage River Basin in west-central Missouri.
COMMUNITY TYPE NUMBER TOTAL AREA (acres) AVERAGE SIZE (acres)
Prairie (dry) 47 11,193.5 254.4
Prairie (wet) 15 1,275.2 85.0
Forest (dry) 2 210.0 105.0
Forest (bottomland) 1 38.0 38.0
Glade 4 15.6 3.9
Marsh 3 61.0 20.3
Oxbow/Slough 1 1.0 1.0
Swamp 2 113.0 56.5
Wet Savanna 1 4.0 4.0
Total = 76 12,911.3 169.9

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