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Navajo Lake

1960

2004

Description:

Plate 606X. Navajo Lake 1960 – 2004 Viewed south-southwest to Navajo Lake on the Dixie National Forest. Conifers, primarily ponderosa pine, Douglas fir, white fir, and spruce, have increased, while aspen has declined. Many mature spruce, however, have recently been killed by insects and disease. A new road right-of-way has been cleared on the far side of the lake. This view is from above the overlook on Utah Highway 14.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph taken by Frank Jensen in July 1960; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 10, 2004 - - Photo No. 5383-4A. Original photograph (2360-Dixie-1) held in the U.S. Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Riparian, Conifer, Aspen

Location:

South West: Section 8, Range 8 West, Township 38 South; UTM 344500 E, 4154600 N; elevation 9,560 ft.

January 2018