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Lands & Soil

Land Cover

Land Cover Pie Graph
Bear River Watershed Upper Bear Central Bear Bear Lake Middle Bear Middle Bear-Logan Lower Bear-Malad

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  Land Cover km² mi² Percent
Shrubland 3,115.70 1,202.98 59.93 %
Grasslands/Herbaceous 803.25 310.14 15.45 %
Evergreen Forest 487.02 188.04 9.37 %
Pasture / Hay 349.85 135.08 6.73 %
Deciduous Forest 206.87 79.87 3.98 %
Woody Wetlands 47.48 18.33 0.91 %
Mixed Forest 40.61 15.68 0.78 %
Emergent Herbaceous Wetlands 34.39 13.28 0.66 %
Small Grains 33.60 12.97 0.65 %
Bare Rock / Sand / Clay 31.93 12.33 0.61 %
Open Water 25.67 9.91 0.49 %
Row Crops 7.16 2.77 0.14 %
Commercial / Industrial / Transportation 4.52 1.74 0.09 %
Low Intensity Residential 4.07 1.57 0.08 %
Perennial Ice / Snow 3.58 1.38 0.07 %
Urban / Recreational Grasses 1.53 0.59 0.03 %
Quarries / Strip Mines / Gravel Pits 1.44 0.56 0.03 %
Fallow 0.15 0.06 0.00 %
High Intensity Residential 0.12 0.05 0.00 %
Transitional 0.00 0.00 0.00 %
Land use Pie Graph
  Land Use km² mi² Percent
Range Land 3,918.96 1,513.12 75.38 %
Forest Land 734.50 283.59 14.13 %
Agriculture 390.77 150.88 7.52 %
Wetlands 81.86 31.61 1.57 %
Barren Land 33.38 12.89 0.64 %
Water 29.25 11.29 0.56 %
Urban / Built Up Land 10.23 3.95 0.20 %
Land Ownership Pie Graph
  Land Ownership km² mi² Percent
Private 2,704.13 1,044.07 52.03 %
Bureau of Land Management 1,633.66 630.76 31.43 %
Forest Service 499.33 192.79 9.61 %
State 293.57 113.35 5.65 %
National Park Service 34.06 13.15 0.66 %
Water 16.99 6.56 0.33 %
Fish and Wildlife Service 15.43 5.96 0.30 %
Department of Defense 0.00 0.00 0.00 %