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Cedar Breaks Ccc Camp




Plate 1377X. Cedar Breaks CCC Camp 1935 – 2006 Viewed northeast to the old CCC Camp at the head of Long Valley in Cedar Breaks National Monument. The fence in the retake is the boundary between the National Monument in the foreground and the Dixie National Forest to the east. Except for the fire pit seen in Plates 1375x and 1376x, there is no evidence that buildings once stood on this site. Conifers have increased, though, many of the older spruce were recently killed by insects and disease. Aspen in the distance has declined. The foreground has not been grazed by livestock in 70 years.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Avard Rogers in 1935; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 4, 2006 - - Photo No. 5710-11. Original photograph (Zion 12660) held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Aspen, Dry Meadow


South West: Section 36, Range 9 West, Township 37 South; UTM 338800 E, 4164950 N; elevation 10,380 ft.

January 2018