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Pine Valley Mountains

1918

2004

Description:

Plate 763X. Pine Valley Mountains 1918 – 2004 Viewed east to the Pine Valley Mountains in the Santa Clara River Valley. This area is above Pine Valley Reservoir. Conifers now block the original photopoint so the retake was made from the nearest open area. White fir, ponderosa pine, spruce, pinyon, juniper, oakbrush, and mountain brush have all increased setting the stage for high intensity wildfires.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (37051A) taken ca. 1918; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 12, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-55-4. Original photograph (4110-Dixie-15) held in the Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Mountain Brush

Location:

South West: Section 20, Range 14 West, Township 39 South; UTM 279560 E, 4140308 N; elevation 6,807 ft.

January 2018