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Midway Valley

1969

2004

Description:

Plate 641X. Midway Valley 1969 – 2004 Viewed southwest across the upper end of Midway Valley on the Dixie National Forest. Note the small wooden-fenced exclosure over the sheepherders’ right shoulder. The area is still grazed by domestic sheep. Insects and disease have recently killed most of the older spruce. There has been no salvage logging.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph taken by Frank Jensen in September 1969; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 11, 2004 - - Photo No. 5393-3. Original photograph (2230-3-Dixie-781) held in the U.S. Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Dry Meadow

Location:

South West: Section 25, Range 9 West, Township 37 South; UTM 338900 E, 4159800 N; elevation 9,750 ft.

January 2018