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Conservation Alt Story

Woodlands (Pinyon and Juniper)

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Photographer: Mary O'Brien (#1-4)

Photo #1: A slope of pinyon pine, La Sal Mountains, see tan-colored drought-killed pine

Photo #2: Dead pinyon, likely root disease, following 2018 and 2020 droughts

Photo #3: "Young" pinyon in foregrd, more than 20 years old; Harpole Mesa, La Sal Mts

Photo #4: Rings of 20 years; 4.5-foot tall tree, Harpole Mesa, La Sal Mts



Our Vision of how the Manti-La Sal National Forest should be managed and cared for by the Forest Service and users in the coming 10-15 years. 

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