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Mud Spring Bench

1922

2003

Description:

Plate 124X. Mud Spring Bench 1922-2003 Viewed east across upper Mud Spring Bench to Mud Spring Ridge with Powell Point (10,188 ft.) in the distance. Pinyon and juniper have increased, as has Ponderosa pine. Sagebrush also appear to have increased, especially on the ridge in the foreground where bitterbrush too is common. Plates 121x and 122x were taken from the same camera station as Plate 124x.

Photo Information:

U.S. Geological Survey photograph taken by R.C. Moore (No. 298) in 1922; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 22, 2003 - - Photo No. 5162-30A. Original photograph held by U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Conifer, Sagebrush, Mountain Brush

Location:

South West: Section 5, Range 4 West, Township 35 South; UTM 390100E, 4183350 N; elevation 8,480 ft.

January 2018