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Johnson Valley Reservoir

1962

1999

Description:

Plate 79. JOHNSON VALLEY RESERVOIR: 1962 - 1999 Plates 79-82 form a panorama from southwest to northwest across Johnson Valley Reservoir. The 1962 photos were taken during late fall when aspen (Populus tremuloides) was leafless. Most of the aspen shown in 1999 was heavily invaded by conifers and do not appear to be regenerating. Curlleaf mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus ledifolius) occurs on the hillsides.

Photo Information:

1962 photo was taken by the U.S. Forest Service; 1999 photo is Kay #4459-33, taken on Aug. 11. Forest Service photo held by the Loa Ranger District, Fishlake National Forest, Loa, UT

Vegetative Community:

Aspen, Conifer, Mountain Brush, Sagebrush

Location:

South Central: Fishlake National Forest, Loa Ranger District, T25S, R2E, Sect. 26, UTM 4273400 N, 443150 E; elevation 8,900 ft., viewed to southwest.

January 2018