Plate 1428X. Bald Knoll 1940 – 2006 Viewed east to Bald Knoll (7,004 ft) at the head of Johnson Canyon. The foreground has been chained, root-plowed, and planted to crested wheatgrass, but rubber rabbitbrush and sagebrush have started to reinvade the treated area. Pinyon, juniper, oakbrush, currant, and Utah serviceberry have all increased.
Original photograph taken by Gregory (No. 1000) in 1940; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 30, 2006 - - Photo No. 5732-12. Original photograph held by the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.
Dry Meadow, Pinyon, Juniper, Mountain Brush
South West: Section 16, Range 5 West, Township 40 South; UTM 374200 E, 4131900 N; elevation 6,640 ft.