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Seaman Wash




Plate 480X. Seaman Wash 1944 – 2004 Viewed southeast down Seaman Wash from Pioneer Gap. The Kaibab Plateau is in the distance. Pinyon and juniper have increased. Wyoming big sage is the most common shrub, but some plants have died during the recent drought. Four-wing saltbrush and green rabbitbrush share the foreground with Wyoming big sage.

Photo Information:

Original photograph taken by H.E. Gregory (No. 1228) in 1944; retake by Charles E. Kay on June 7, 2004 - - Photo No. 5332-24. Original photograph held in the U.S. Geological Survey Photograph Library, Denver, CO.

Vegetative Community:

Pinyon, Juniper, Sagebrush


South West: Section 32, Range 4 West, Township 43 South; UTM 388500 E, 4098700 N; elevation 5,420 ft.

January 2018