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Johnson Canyon




Plate 470X. Johnson Canyon 1921 – 2004 Viewed north up Johnson Canyon from the same photopoint as Plate 469x. The road has been widened and paved. New fields have been cleared and houses constructed. Pinyon and juniper have increased.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by R.C. Moore (No. 2) in 1921; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 6, 2004 - - Photo No. 5328-34. Original photograph held by the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper


South West: Section 14, Range 5 West, Township 42 South; UTM 376325 E, 4112900 N; elevation 5,480 ft.

January 2018