Plate 996X. Bunker Creek 1957 – 2005 Viewed west to the start of the Bunker Creek Parker Three-Step Transect southwest of Panguitch Lake. Ponderosa pine has increased in the distance, while aspen has declined. The low shrub in the foreground is three-tipped sage, while the taller shrubs near the transect starting point are currants. The area was actively being grazed by cattle in 2005.
U.S. Forest Service photograph (unnumbered) taken on August 1, 1957; retake by Charles E. Kay on August 1, 2005 - - Photo No. 5499-22. Original photographs, negatives, and narrative reports held in the range files on the Cedar City Ranger District, Dixie National Forest, Cedar City, UT.
Conifer, Aspen, Sagebrush
South West: Section 7, Range 7 West, Township 36 South; UTM of transect starting point 352300 E, 4173350 N; elevation 8,500 ft.