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Lower Levanger Lake




Plate 533X. Lower LeVanger Lake 1939 – 2004 Viewed northeast across Lower LeVanger Lake near Alton, UT. Pinyon, juniper, oakbrush, and ponderosa pine have increased. The lake level has fallen due to the drought that has gripped southern Utah for several years. The road to Alton (photo left) has been widened and paved.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by H.E. Gregory (No. 933) in 1939; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 30, 2004 - - Photo No. 5356-4. Original photograph held in the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Oakbrush, Conifer


South West: Section 10, Range 6 West, Township 39 South; UTM 365650 E, 4143650 N; elevation 7,060 ft.

January 2018