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Plate 66. CIRCLEVILLE: 1938 - 1999 This is a view across Oak Basin from Utah Highway 153 to Circleville and Mount Dutton. Pinyon (Pinus edulis) and juniper (Juniperus sp.) are more abundant throughout the 1999 photo, especially in the open areas of the 1938 photo, on the distant hill (lower left center). Note the recent pinyon/juniper chaining on the lower slopes of Mount Dutton.

Photo Information:

1938 photo is U.S. Forest Service is #370030; 1999 photo is Kay #4452-34, taken on July 26. Forest Service photo [RG-95-G] held by: the National Archives, Washington D.C.; the Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection [2310 Fishlake-62] housed at Weber State Univ., Ogden, UT; and the Beaver Ranger District [2300-R-63-Scenery], Fishlake National Forest, Beaver, UT

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush


South Central: Fishlake N.F, Beaver R.D., T29S, R4W, Sect.29, UTM 4235050 N, 393950 E; elevation 9,160 ft., viewed southeast.

January 2018