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Nervine Spring

1963

2004

Description:

Plate 744X. 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 744x is viewed southeast at the start of the first Parker Three-Step Transect. 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-46-14. 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 268057 E, 4138748 N; elevation 5,450 ft.

January 2018