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Posy Lake




Plate 72X. Posy Lake 1938-2002 Viewed northwest across the northern end of Posy Lake. Conifers have increased while aspen has declined both on the far hillside and at the camera station. The trees in the foreground are primarily ponderosa pine. The conifers on the hillside are spruce, Douglas fir, and ponderosa pine.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph 369020 taken by W.H. Shaffer in 1938; retake by Charles E. Kay on July 11, 2002 - - Photo No. 4978-29. Original photograph held by Southern Utah University Archives and Special Collections, Cedar City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Conifer, Aspen, Riparian


South West: Section 16, Range 2 East, Township 33 South; UTM 438900E, 4199000N; elevation 6,680 ft.

January 2018