Eastern Mojave Vegetation Forest Road 058  
 

Tom Schweich  

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Other articles: National Forest Developed Road 026 at FR Rd 058  

Junction Forest Service Developed Road 026
  Pass

Locations: Alkali Valley.  

Alkali Valley to the south.
  Burkham Tank

Other articles: National Forest Developed Road 058C at FS Rd 058  

Junction: Forest Service Developed Road 058C

Literature Cited:
- Holmgren, Arthur H., Leila M. Schultz, and Timothy K. Lowrey, 1976.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 622, 29 Jun 2010. Coll. No. 623, 29 Jun 2010. Coll. No. 623.1, 29 Jun 2010. 29 Jun 2010
Full Size ImageCollection No. 624  

Old road to south. Presumably this is an older road that skirts the margin of the alkali flat, and joins the old road found at the south end of the flat. This road gives access to a small spring.
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Collection No. 624
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Coll. No. 623.1

Other articles: Field Notes 2010062906215

Locations: Alkali Lake.
Full Size ImageThree little ducks, probably shovelers, in a spring beside Alkali Lake.  

Alkali Lake

 
  Small road turns north. Haven't explored this road.

Full Size ImageLooking north toward the playa in Alkali Valley.  
View north toward the playa of Alkali Lake. The old road can just be seen at right.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 625, 29 Jun 2010. Mono Lake Basin Flora Hesperochiron californicus
Full Size ImageHesperochiron californicus collected in Alkali Valley.  

Old road turns north, passes through sagebrush, and then emerges onto the alkali mud flats.

Full Size ImageThe descent into Alkali Valley  
View of the grade descending into Alkali Valley.
  Road descends into Alkali Valley.

Other articles: Field Notes 23 Sep 2006

Locations: Alkali Valley.
Full Size ImageMount Hicks Spillway north across Alkali Valley.  

Alkali Valley to the north, sometimes called Aurora Valley.
  Pass between Alkali Valley and Aurora Valley

Other articles: Trench Canyon Road at FR 058 Power Line Road 86870  

Junction:
  • Power Line Road, north between Aurora Peak and Mount Hicks into Fletcher Valley.
  • Trench Canyon Road, southwest through Trench Canyon to Dobie Meadows Road.

Other articles: Field Notes 23 Sep 2006 Mono Lake Basin Flora near Spring Pk
Full Size ImageLooking north into Alkali Valley at north edge of Mono Basin.  

Road drops into Alkali Valley.

Other articles: Nevada Highway 359 at FR 058  

Junction: Nevada State Route 359
 

Literature Cited

  A list of all literature cited by this web site can be found in the Bibliography.
  Holmgren, Arthur H., Leila M. Schultz, and Timothy K. Lowrey. 1976. Sphaeromeria, a genus closer to Artemisia than to Tanacetum (Asteraceae: Anthemideae). Brittonia. 28: 252-262.
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Date and time this article was prepared: 3/21/2017 9:21:12 AM