Eastern Mojave Vegetation Rush Creek, Mono County, California.
 
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See also: Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon). Rush Creek (Upper).

See also: Grant Lake. Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon).

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Stream draining the June Lakes Basin into Mono Lake.

This section refers to the portion below Grant Lake and above Test Station Road.


Elevation: 6384ft, 1946m.

Articles that refer to this location:

 

Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Kondolf, G. Mathias, and Peter Vorster. 1993. Changing water balance over time in Rush Creek, Eastern California, 1860-1992. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 29(5):823-832.
  • Ostrom, Vincent A. 1950. Government and Water: A Study of the Influence of Water upon Governmental Institutions and Practices in the Development of Los Angeles. Ph.D Dissertation. University of California at Los Angeles. {TAS-pdf}
  • Putnam, William C. 1949. Quaternary geology of the June Lake district, California. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America. 60: 1281-1302. {TAS-pdf}
  • Vorster, Peter, and G. Mathais Kondolf. 1988. The effect of water management and land use practices on the restoration of Lee Vining and Rush Creeks. California Riparian Systems Conference, Septermber 22-24, 1988, Davis, California. U. S. Forest Service General Technical Report PSW-119. {TAS-pdf}

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Asteraceae

Astereae

Symphytotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom. Western Mountain Aster

Eupatorieae

Brickellia oblongifolia Nutt. linifolia (D. C. Eaton) B. L. Rob. Narrowleaf Brickellbush

Gnaphalieae

Gnaphalium palustre Nutt. Western Marsh Cudweed

Boraginaceae

Tiquilia nuttallii (Hook.) A. T. Richardson. Nuttall's Crinklemat

Chenopodiaceae

Chenopodium glaucum L. Oakleaf Goosefoot

Chenopodium leptophyllum (Moq.) Nutt. ex S. Watson. Narrowleaf Goosefoot

Elaeagnaceae

Shepherdia argentea Nutt. Buffalo Berry

Fabaceae

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. confertus (Kellogg) C. P. Sm. Crowded Lupine

Lamiaceae

Mentha arvensis L. Wild Mint

Onagraceae

Epilobium ciliatum Raf. ciliatum. Fringed Willowherb

Eremothera boothii (Douglas) W. L. Wagner & Hoch boothii. Booth's Evening Primrose

Orobanchaceae

Castilleja minor (A. Gray) A. Gray minor. Lesser Indian Paintbrush

Phrymaceae

Erythranthe guttata (Fisch. ex DC.) G.L. Nesom. Seep Monkeyflower

Mimetanthe pilosa (Benth.) Greene. Downy False-Monkeyflower

Polemoniaceae

Eriastrum wilcoxii (A. Nelson) H. Mason. Wilcox's Woollystar

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum ampullaceum J. T. Howell. Mono Buckwheat

Eriogonum davidsonii Greene. Davidson's Buckwheat

Ranunculaceae

Ranunculus aquatilis L. diffusus With. Threadleaf Crowfoot

Ranunculus cymbalaria Pursh. Alkali Buttercup

Rosaceae

Potentilla biennis Greene. Biennial Cinquefoil

Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC. tridentata. Antelope Bitterbrush

Salicaceae

Salix exigua Benth. hindsiana (Benth.) Dorn. Sandbar Willow

Solanaceae

Nicotiana attenuata Torr. Coyote Tobacco

Cyperaceae

Amphiscirpus nevadensis (S. Watson) Oteng-Yeb. Nevada Bulrush

Bolboschoenus maritimus (L.) Palla.

Carex pellita Muhl. ex Willd. Wooly Sedge

Cyperus squarrosus L. Bearded Flatsedge

Eleocharis macrostachya Britton. Common Spike-Rush

Schoenoplectus acutus (Muhl. ex Bigelow) Á. Löve & D. Löve occidentalis (S. Watson). Hardstem Bulrush

Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla. Threesquare

Juncaceae

Juncus mexicanus Willd. Mexican Rush

Juncus nevadensis S. Watson nevadensis. Nevada Rush

Juncaginaceae

Triglochin maritima L. Seaside Arrowgrass

Poaceae

Aveneae

Agrostis gigantea Roth. Redtop

Agrostis scabra Willd. Rough Bentgrass

Beckmannia syzigachne (Steud.) Fernald. American Sloughgrass

Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf. Rabbit's-Foot Grass

Cynodonteae

Distichlis spicata (L.) E. Greene. Saltgrass

Eragrostideae

Muhlenbergia asperifolia (Nees & Meyen ex Trin.) Parodi. Alkali Muhley

Poeae

Poa secunda J. Presl secunda. Sandberg Bluegrass.

Puccinellia nuttalliana (Schult.) Hitchc. Nuttall's Alkali Grass

Triticeae

Hordeum jubatum L. jubatum. Foxtail Barley

Potamogetonaceae

Potamogeton foliosus Raf. Leafy Pondweed

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Date and time this article was prepared:2:40:53 PM, 9/23/2017.