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Central, Utah




Plate 658X. Central, Utah 1950 – 2004 Viewed north across the private valley bottom northeast of Central, Utah. Pinyon and juniper have increased on the hillsides, which are part of the Dixie National Forest. The seeding in the foreground is mostly intermediate and tall wheatgrass (Agropyron elongatum). Part of the seeding had recently been tilled in the retake.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (472667) taken on May 3, 1950; retake by Darrell McMahon on May 10, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-6-34. Original photograph held by the Utah Historical Society, Reed W. Bailey Collection (Box 17), Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Dry Meadow


South West: Section 1, Range 16 West, Township 38 South; UTM 269354 E, 4144889 N; elevation 5,367 ft.

January 2018