Eastern Mojave Vegetation Canyon of the Escalante River, Garfield County, Utah.


Canyon cut by the Escalante River, just below the town of Escalante. This canyon is not the canyon named Escalante Canyon.

As an application of their criteria-based methodology for determining the mechanism of transverse drainage development, Douglass, et al. (2009) determined superimposition as the mechanism for transverse drainage of the Escalante River just below Escalante.

Latitude: 37.7768 Longitude: -111.5768 ( decimal)
Elevation: 1742m.

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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:05 AM, 3/21/2017.