Plate 686X. Grass Valley 1947 – 2004 Viewed east across Grass Valley. In 1944, the area was root-plowed and reseeded with crested wheatgrass to improve range conditions. Today, however, the area is dominated by mountain big sage. Pinyon and juniper have increased in the distance.
U.S. Forest Service photograph (446855) taken on September 5, 1947; retake by Darrell McMahon on June 4, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-20-5. Original photograph held by the Utah Historical Society, Reed W. Bailey Collection (Box 6), Salt Lake City, UT.
Dry Meadow, Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush
South West: Section 30, Range 14 West, Township 38 South; UTM 281048 E, 4147964 N; elevation 6,918 ft.