Plate 207. MCDONALD BASIN 1959-2000 Viewed northeast across Lake Creek and McDonald Basin. Aspen has increased along the stream where it is protected from browsing by steep, near-vertical, banks. Pinyon and juniper have increased. The taller shrubs on this side of Lake Creek are Utah serviceberry, which were heavily browsed in the original and the retake.
U.S. Forest Service photo (unnumbered) taken on May 26, 1959 by Jim Mayo; retake by Charles E. Kay on July 29, 2000 - - Photo No. 46446-8; Original photo held by the Loa Ranger District, Fishlake National Forest, Loa, UT.
Aspen, Pinyon, Juniper, Mountain Brush
South Central: Section 1, Range 4 E, Township 27 S; UTM 462500 E, 4259250 N; elevation 8,560 ft; viewed northeast.