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Co-Op Flat




Plate 1317X. Co-op Flat 1936 – 2006 Viewed south-southwest across Co-op Flat on Cedar Mountain. The wooden-rail fence has been replaced with woven wire. Behind the fence is an irrigation ditch that carries water from a spring to the new stock pond. Aspen within the road right-of-way, where it is not grazed, has regenerated but not in the pasture due to excessive herbivory by domestic sheep (Ohms 2003). The meadow, however, appears less heavily grazed today than it was in the past.

Photo Information:

Original photograph (NRCS-214) taken on September 5, 1936; retake by Charles E. Kay on July 12, 2006 - - Photo No. 5686-16. Original photograph held by the Snow Survey Supervisor, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Salt Lake City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Aspen, Dry Meadow


South West: Section 18, Range 10 West, Township 37 South; UTM 322350 E, 4160650 N; elevation 9,270 ft.

January 2018