Plate 771X. Pine Valley 1941 – 2004 Viewed south to the Pine Valley Mountains. The photopoint is in the Mountain View Administration Site horse pasture - - see Plates 695x to 697x, and as such was interseeded with crested wheatgrass in 1936. Mountain big sage has declined, as crested wheatgrass has increased. Pinyon and juniper have increased, as have ponderosa pine, white fir, spruce, and mountain brush.
U.S. Forest Service photograph (410768) taken by Paul Bieler in June 1941; retake by Darrell McMahon on August 14, 2004 - - Photo No. DM-57-3. Original photograph (2200-Dixie-13) held in the Forest Service Regional Office Photographic Collection housed at Weber State University, Ogden, UT.
Sagebrush, Dry Meadow, Pinyon, Juniper, Conifer, Mountain Brush
South West: Section 23, Range 15 West, Township 39 South; UTM 278023 E, 4140394 N; elevation 6,658 ft.