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Ikes Valley Reservoir

1958

2005

Description:

Plate 986X. Ikes Valley Reservoir 1958 – 2005 Viewed southeast to the reservoir at the head of Ikes Valley. The area around the pond has been treated and is mostly smooth brome and Kentucky bluegrass with some native Stipa spp. In the distance, ponderosa pine, juniper, oakbrush, Utah serviceberry, snowberry, currant, and squaw apple have all increased. The site was actively being grazed by sheep in 2005.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (unnumbered) taken on September 4, 1958; retake by Charles E. Kay on July 31, 2005 - - Photo No. 5497-7. Original photographs, negatives, and narrative reports held in the range files on the Cedar City Ranger District, Dixie National Forest, Cedar City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Riparian, Dry Meadow, Conifer, Juniper, Oakbrush, Mountain Brush

Location:

South West: Section 17, Range 6 West, Township 38 South; UTM 363300 E, 4151300 N; elevation 7,720 ft.

January 2018