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Pine Creek

1930

2006

Description:

Plate 1186X. Pine Creek 1930 – 2006 Viewed west down Pine Creek in Zion National Park to Skinny Bend on Utah Highway 9 (Garate 1989). Pine Creek is on the right and is more vegetated today than in earlier times - - cottonwoods have increased as has boX elder. The camera station is 100 feet east of the spring that crosses the road from the south (left). Pinyon, juniper, turbinella oak, and Utah serviceberry have all increased. The road-cut and fill have naturally revegetated. This Plate is similar to Plate 1185X.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken ca. 1930; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 6, 2006 - - Photo No. 5630-17A. Original photograph (Zion 2393.1a) held by the National Park Service, Zion National Park, Springdale, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Riparian, Pinyon, Juniper, Mountain Brush

Location:

South West: Section 22, Range 10 West, Township 41 South; UTM 325400 E, 4120400 N; elevation 4,240 ft.

January 2018