Eastern Mojave Vegetation Utah Highway 9  

Tom Schweich  

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Other articles: U. S. Hwy 89 Mt. Carmel Jct.  

Mt. Carmel Jct.

Junction: U. S. Highway 89.
  • North, through Panguitch to Sevier Junction at US I-70,
  • South and east, to Flagstaff, Arizona.
Zion National Park below …

Literature Cited:
- Loope, David B., James F. Elder, Vitaly A. Zlotnik, Richard M. Kettler, and Darryll T. Pederson., 2013.  

Loope, et al., 2013, recorded a Jurassic earthquake as evidenced by multiple generations of sand blows in the Navajo sandstone. Their sites A (37.2098,-112.9149) and B (37.2050,-112.9343) are just south of the highway.



Zion - Mount Carmel Tunnel




Literature Cited:
- Biek, Robert F., Grant C. Willis, Michael D. Hylland, and Helmut H. Doelling, 2003.

Other articles: Frasera albomarginata at Coalpits Wash

Locations: Zion National Park.  

Zion National Park

Geology of Zion National Park in Biek, et al., 2003.
  Zion National Park above …







Locations: Rockville.  



Other articles: Frasera albomarginata at Wire Mesa

Locations: Wire Mesa.  

Junction: Bridge Road, south across the Virgin River, to Grafton Road, which gives access to Wire Mesa where Frasera albomarginata has been collected.

Literature Cited:
- Sorensen, F. Wendy, 2001.  

Grafton across the Virgin River.



Other articles: Frasera albomarginata 151510 at Coalpits Wash

Locations: Coalpits Wash.
Full Size ImageCollection No. 184, Coal Pits Wash, Utah.  

Coalpits Wash

There are numerous collections of Frasera albomarginata from Coalpits Wash. The southern border of Zion National Park is right at the fence line just north of the road.





Other articles: Kolob Road at Utah Hwy 9  

Junction: Kolob Road. On a trip we took this road to Lava Point, Kolob Reservoir then over the top of the Mesa to Cedar City.



Other articles: Utah Highway 17 La Verkin

Locations: La Verkin.  

La Verkin


Locations: Virgin River.  

Virgin River.



Other articles: Utah Highway 59 Hurricane

Locations: Hurricane.  


Junction: Utah Highway 59, southwest to the Arizona border near Colorado City, Arizona.

Other articles: Interstate 15 Exit 16.  

Junction: U. S. Interstate 15.
  • South, to Saint George, Las Vegas, and Los Angeles.
  • North, to Cedar City, Salt Lake City, and Canada.




Literature Cited

  A list of all literature cited by this web site can be found in the Bibliography.
  Biek, Robert F., Grant C. Willis, Michael D. Hylland, and Helmut H. Doelling. 2003. Geology of Zion National Park, Utah. pp. 107-137 in Sprinkel, Douglas A., Thomas C. Chidsey, Jr., and Paul B. Andersen, eds., 2003. Geology of Utah's Parks and Monuments, 2nd Edition. Utah Geological Association Publication 28. Salt Lake City, Utah: Utah Geological Association and Bryce Canyon Natural History Association, 2003.
  Loope, David B., James F. Elder, Vitaly A. Zlotnik, Richard M. Kettler, and Darryll T. Pederson. 2013. Jurassic earthquake sequence recorded by multiple generations of sand blows, Zion National Park, Utah. Geology. 41(10):1131-1134. {TAS-pdf}
  Sorensen, F. Wendy. 2001. SEDIMENTATION IN PALEOLAKE GRAFTON, ZION NATIONAL PARK AREA, UTAH. Rocky Mountain (53rd) and South-Central (35th) Sections, GSA, Joint Annual Meeting (April 29–May 2, 2001). Session No. 21.
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Date and time this article was prepared: 3/31/2020 1:48:45 PM