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Pasture Point

1934

2006

Description:

Plate 1290X. Pasture Point 1934 – 2006 Viewed southeast down Pasture Wash from “Pasture Point” in Bryce Canyon National Park. Woody vegetation and forest fuels have increased dramatically. This includes ponderosa pine, Douglas fir, white fir, spruce, oakbrush, shinney-leaf manzanita, birchleaf mountain mahogany, and Utah serviceberry. Note the pinyon-juniper chainings on Sheep Creek Flat in the distance.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Plair (No. 10) on June 1, 1934; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 25, 2006 - - Photo No. 5673-24. Original photograph (Acc. 397, Cat. 3935, Photo 10) held by the National Park Service, Bryce Canyon National Park, Bryce Canyon, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Mountain Brush

Location:

South West: Section 18, Range 4 West, Township 37 South; UTM 394250 E, 4160150 N; elevation 8,250 ft.

January 2018