Eastern Mojave Vegetation Cow Head Lake, Modoc County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

At the north end of Surprise Valley, 9.6 km (6 mi) northeast of Fort Bidwell, probably so named because a cow skull was nailed to a post.

Elevation: 5243ft, 1598m.

Articles that refer to this location:

  • Surprise Valley Road, County Road 1, Modoc County, California: 17000

Species collected at or near this location:


Frasera albicaulis Griesb. modocensis (H. St. John) N.H. Holmgren. (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 1
Native Taxa:
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Nativity Undetermined:
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Listed Weeds:
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:56:54 PM, 5/26/2021.