Lower Green River ACEC

The Lower Green River has outstanding ACEC values.

The Green River provides critical habitat for four special staus fish species: Colorado Squawfish, humback chub, bonytail chub, and razorback sucker.

The area provides habitat for eleven special status species: bald eagle, peregrine falcon, whooping crane, western yellow-billed cuckoo, Swainson’s hawk, western snowy plover, long-billed curlew, white-faced ibis, spotted bat, river otter, and the Uinta Basin hookless cactus.

The Lower segment of the Green River has scenic qualities and undeveloped natural areas producing high quality recreation opportunities.