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Fourmile Bench




Plate 791X. Fourmile Bench 1960 – 2004 Viewed northwest across Fourmile Bench to Atchinson Mountain (7,859 ft.). The initial image was made a few years after the area had been chained and reseeded to improve range conditions. Pinyon and juniper have increased as have mountain big sage and rubber rabbitbrush.

Photo Information:

U.S. Forest Service photograph (unnumbered) taken ca. 1960; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 18, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-63-35A. Original photographs held by Southern Utah University Archives and Special Collections, Cedar City, UT.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush


South West: Section 10, Range 15 West, Township 39 South; UTM 275496 E, 4143514 N; elevation 6,413 ft.

January 2018