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North Creek




Plate 498X. North Creek 1938 – 2004 Viewed north-norhtwest to the dam on North Creek. The initial image was made shortly after the original dam failed. The dam has since been rebuilt. Dense riparian vegetation now blocks the original camera station, so the retake was made from the nearest open area. Willows, cottonwoods, and river birch have increased, despite yearly grazing by cattle. Tamarisk and Russian olive are also absent.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by an unknown photographer in 1938; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 10, 2004 - - Photo No. 5339-31. Original photograph (No. 3142) held by the Utah Historical Society, Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:



South West: Section 23, Range 1 East, Township 34 South; UTM 433450 E, 4188200 N; elevation 6,910 ft.

January 2018