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Meadow Creek

1951

1999

Description:

Plate 122 MEADOW CREEK: 1951 - 1999 This view is at the head of Meadow Creek toward White Pine Peak. The area was contour trenched and seeded in 1951. The 1999 photo shows a new road built to access the radio towers and microwave stations on White Pine Peak. Conifers on the peak are primarily limber pine (Pinus flexilis). The darker colored deciduous shrubs are current (Ribes sp.). Mountain big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata vaseyana) appears more abundant in the 1999 photo than in 1951.

Photo Information:

1951 photo was taken in the spring by the U.S. Forest Service; 1999 photo is Kay #4496-3, taken on Sept. 6. Forest Service photo held by Fillmore Ranger District, Fishlake National Forest, Fillmore, UT

Vegetative Community:

Aspen, Dry Meadow, Sagebrush, Conifer

Location:

South Central: White Pine Peak, Fishlake National Forest, Fillmore Ranger District; T22S, R3W, Sect. 31, UTM 4301900 N, 393500 E; elevation 10,020 ft., viewed to west.

January 2018