Natural Community Occurrence Field Form For a list of elements tracked by CNHP, refer to Element Tracking List Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required. Element Scientific Name*: Observer Name*: Observer Affiliation: Observer Phone: Observer Email*: Observer Address: City: State/Zip: ALASKA ALABAMA ARKANSAS ARIZONA CALIFORNIA COLORADO CONNECTICUT DELAWARE FLORIDA GEORGIA HAWAII IOWA IDAHO ILLINOIS INDIANA KANSAS KENTUCKY LOUISIANA MASSACHUSETTS MARYLAND MAINE MICHIGAN MINNESOTA MISSOURI MISSISSIPPI MONTANA NORTH CAROLINA NORTH DAKOTA NEBRASKA NEW HAMPSHIRE NEW JERSEY NEW MEXICO NEVADA NEW YORK OHIO OKLAHOMA OREGON PENNSYLVANIA RHODE ISLAND SOUTH CAROLINA SOUTH DAKOTA TENNESSEE TEXAS UTAH VIRGINIA VERMONT WASHINGTON WISCONSIN WEST VIRGINIA WYOMING Survey Date* Location Information (Required) Back to top Please submit a ZIP file of a scan of a map with the observation marked/outlined, or an attributed GIS file, or detailed driving/hiking directions, or attributed list of coordinates. (Please submit at minimum, either a full Legal Description, or Driving/Hiking Directions.) USGS Quadrangle: Surveysite Name: (from 7.5' quad) County: Adams Alamosa Arapahoe Archuleta Baca Bent Boulder Broomfield Chaffee Cheyenne Clear Creek Conejos Costilla Crowley Custer Delta Denver Dolores Douglas Eagle Elbert El Paso Fremont Garfield Gilpin Grand Gunnison Hinsdale Huerfano Jackson Jefferson Kiowa Kit Carson Lake La Plata Larimer Las Animas Lincoln Logan Mesa Mineral Moffat Montezuma Montrose Morgan Otero Ouray Park Phillips Pitkin Prowers Pueblo Rio Blanco Rio Grande Routt Saguache San Juan San Miguel Sedgwick Summit Teller Washington Weld Yuma Quadcode: (If known.) Min Elev: Meters Feet Max Elev: Legal Description: Township: Range: Section: ¼ Sec: Additional T/R/S, Sections, or ¼ Secs: UTM Coordinates: Northing: Easting: UTM Zone: 12 13 Datum: NAD27 NAD83 WGS84 Other Datum Other: GPS Accuracy: Meters Feet GPS Correction: Autonomous(uncorrected) Differentially Corrected Other GPS Other: Driving/Hiking Directions Survey Information Back to top EO Data (community description) Element Occurrence Data and Ranking Factors (REQUIRED) Back to top (Please submit at minimum either the Size of Observed Feature, or Size Comments.) Size of Observed Feature: acres (If Linear area: Length: (m) Width: (m)) Size Comments: Condition (development/maturity, weedy. etc.): Comments: Landscape Context (structure, condition, development/maturity and extent of surrounding landscape; abiotic physical/chemical factors): Comments: Community Information & Data Back to top General Description: (general surroundings description, environmental information,etc.) Aspect: degrees Slope: % degrees Geology Comments: Soil Comments: Quantitative Method: None Plot Plotless Plot Code: Protection Comments Back to top (Comments on any legal protections or strategies proposed or in place.) Management Comments Back to top (e.g., effects on population viability due to mining, recreation, grazing, exotic species; etc. past/present/future recommendations) Predominant Land Uses: Exotic Species: Ownership Back to top Private USFS BLM State Military Indian BuRec NPS Other Other: Owner Name: (or National Forest, BLM District, etc.) Owner Comments: (special requests, permissions, circumstances) Percent Ground Cover Back to top (Sum=100%) Litter/duff: Wood: (> 1 cm) Bare Soil: Sand: (0.1-2mm) Small Rocks: (.2-10 cm) Large Rocks: (> 10 cm) Bedrock: Water: Moss: Cryptogram: Lichen: Basal Area: Other: Documentation Back to top Photographs Taken: Yes No Photographer: Photo Number(s): Repository: Species Composition Back to top Dominant Species (mark diagnostics with a *) Add Species Composition: Scientific Name: Stratum: Graminoids Forbs Ferns Seedlings Non-vascular Tall shrub Short shrub Dwarf-shrub Emergent Canopy Sub-canopy Vine/liana Cover Class: T 0-1% P >1-5% 1 >5-15% 2 >15-25% 3 >25-35% 4 >35-45% 5 >45-55% 6 >55-65% 7 >65-75% 8 >75-85% 9 >85-95% 10 >95% Scientific NameStratumCover ClassOption General Community Structure Back to top Add Community Structure Data: Stratum: Graminoids Forbs Ferns Seedlings Non-vascular Tall shrub Short shrub Dwarf-shrub Emergent Canopy Sub-canopy Vine/liana Height Class: <0.5m 0.5 - 1m 1 - 2m 2 - 5m 5 - 10m 10 - 15m 15 - 20m 20 - 35m 25 - 50m >50m Cover Class: T 0-1% P >1-5% 1 >5-15% 2 >15-25% 3 >25-35% 4 >35-45% 5 >45-55% 6 >55-65% 7 >65-75% 8 >75-85% 9 >85-95% 10 >95% StratumHeight ClassCover ClassOption Extra field (Leave Blank): General Comments Back to top Please confirm the data entered before clicking submit.