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Cooper Knoll




Plate 1014X. Cooper Knoll 1894 – 2005 Viewed east to Cooper Knoll (9,019 ft.) above Panguitch Lake. The conifers in the foreground were planted by the Forest Service in 1969. Panguitch Lake Resort is in the foreground, while Lakeview Lodge is on the far shore. Ponderosa pine and Douglas fir have increased on Cooper Knoll, while aspen has declined - - see Plates 1017x and 1041x. Mountain big sage and lupine are common in the foreground.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken on July 24, 1894; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 2, 2005 - - Photo No. 5509-6. Original photograph (No. 01428) held by the Utah Historical Society, Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Aspen, Sagebrush


South West: Section 4, Range 7 West, Township 36 South; UTM 354900E, 4174400 N; elevation 8,220 ft.

January 2018