Table 2: Land cover/land use data for the Coal River Watershed.

Land cover/land useHectaresPercentage of watershed

Forested168,42073.0%
Grasslands/pastureland/agricultural land1,64207.1%
Barren/developed4,1401.8%
Forested in permit (not disturbed)20,0708.7%
Grasslands in permit (potentially reclaimed)12,7605.5%
Barren in permit (potentially active mining or not yet reclaimed)7,6403.3%
Open water1,3100.6%