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Squaw Creek




Plate 1418X. Squaw Creek 1942 – 2006 Viewed east up Squaw Creek from Cedar City, Utah. Buildings now surround the original camera station, so the retake was made form the nearest open area southeast of the I-15 interchange. Lone Tree Mountain is on the right skyline. Pinyon and juniper have increased, as have oakbrush and other mountain brush species.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by Gregory (No. 1133) in 1942; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 7, 2006 - - Photo No. 5725-34. Original photograph held by the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Mountain Brush


South West: Section 14, Range 11 West, Township 36 South; UTM 318400 E, 4170600 N; elevation 5,960 ft.

January 2018