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Strawberry Valley

1940

2004

Description:

Plate 584X. Strawberry Valley 1940 – 2004 Viewed northeast down Strawberry Valley, The area in the foreground was root-plowed and reseeded with crested wheatgrass, smooth brome, and Kentucky bluegrass in 1937. Green rabbitbrush has invaded the seeding. The area is no longer grazed by domestic sheep, but the site was grazed by cattle in 2004. Ponderosa pine has increased, while aspen has declined. A new road has been built up Strawberry Valley.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (398127) taken on August 2, 1940; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 8, 2004 - - Photo No. 5376-6. Original photograph held by the Utah Historical Society, Reed W. Bailey Collection (Box 6), Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Dry Meadow, Conifer, Aspen

Location:

South West: Section 29, Range 7 West, Township 38 South; UTM 353300 E, 4149350 N; elevation 8,180 ft.

January 2018