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Nervine Spring

1963

2004

Description:

Plate 741X. Nervine Spring 1963 – 2004 The Forest Service established two Parker Three-Step Transects, one utilization transect, and one pellet group transect southeast of Baker Reservoir in 1963 to monitor range conditions. Plate 741x is viewed north to the common starting point for all the transects. Pinyon and juniper have increased. Shrubs include cliff rose, bitterbrush, mountain big sage, and green rabbitbrush. The site is a major mule deer wintering area.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (unnumbered) taken by Ivan Thornton on June 17, 1963; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 7, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-46-2. Original photographs, negatives, and narrative reports held in the range files on the St. George Ranger District, Dixie National Forest, St. George, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush

Location:

South West: Section 23, Range 16 West, Township 39 South; UTM 268360 E, 4138748 N; elevation 5,455 ft.

January 2018