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Podunk Creek

1964

2003

Description:

Plate 235X. Podunk Creek 1964 - 2003 Viewed northwest down Podunk Creek. The original photograph was taken three years after the area was contour-trenched and reseeded to control erosion. Smooth brome is the most common grass today, although crested and intermediate wheatgrass were also planted. The shrubs in the retake are mostly shrubby cinquefoil and rubber rabbitbrush. Spruce, juniper, and ponderosa pine have all increased.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (508811) taken by Lee Prater in August 1964; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 4, 2003 - - Photo No. 5206-25A. Original photograph held by U.S. Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection (Dixie-2520-2) housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Dry Meadow, Conifer, Juniper

Location:

South West: Section 24, Range 4 ½ West, Township 38 South; UTM 387450E, 4149100N; elevation 8,160 ft.

January 2018