Plate 603X. Midway Valley 1960 – 2004 Viewed west to the upper end of Midway Valley on the Dixie National Forest. Utah Highway 14 has been improved. Conifers, primarily spruce have increased, while aspen has declined. Many of the mature spruce, however, have recently been killed by insect and disease. The road to Cedar Breaks National Monument, Utah Highway 143, is visible in the distance.
U.S. Forest Service photograph taken by Frank Jensen in July 1960; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 9, 2004 - - Photo No. 5381-36A. Original photograph (2360-Dixie-1) held in the U.S. Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.
Conifer, Aspen, Dry Meadow
South West: Section 25, Range 9 West, Township 37 South; UTM 338550 E, 4159850 N; elevation 9,800 ft.