Red Hills Bench
Plate 794X. Red Hills Bench 1937 – 2004 Viewed west-northwest on the bench below Red Hills east of Newcastle, Utah. The 1937 image was taken after the area had been burned. Pinyon and juniper have increased as have sagebrush, Mormon tea, and four-wing saltbrush. Grasses include squirreltail, Indian ricegrass, and western wheatgrass.
U.S. Forest Service photograph (unnumbered) taken in April 1937; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 19, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-66-20. Original photograph held by Southern Utah University Archives and Special Collections, Cedar City, UT.
Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush
South West: Section 29, Range 14 West, Township 36 South; UTM 285016 E, 4168590 N; elevation 5,880 ft.