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Lower Enterprise Reservoir




Plate 1486X. Lower Enterprise Reservoir 1913 – 2007 Viewed west-southwest to Lower Enterprise Dam on Little Pine Creek in the Pine Valley Mountains southwest of Enterprise, Utah. The original photopoint has been destroyed by road construction. Pinyon and juniper have increased on the hills west of the reservoir. The dam, which was completed in 1909 (Alder and Brooks 1996:187-191), was overtopped by flood waters in 2005.

Photo Information:

Forest Service Photograph (unnumbered) taken in 1913; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 21, 2007 - - Photo No. 5830-10A. Original photograph held in the Archives and Special Collections at Southern Utah University, Cedar City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper


South West: Section 34, Range 18 West, Township 37 South; UTM 248151 E, 4157055 N; elevation 5,690 ft.

January 2018