Eastern Mojave Vegetation Nevada State Route 140  

Tom Schweich  

Home Page  State Route 140 (SR 140) is a two-lane state highway in Humboldt County, Nevada. It serves a sparsely-populated section of the state, connecting northwestern Nevada to southern Oregon. Most of the highway was originally part of State Route 8A, and was later improved through an effort to provide an all-weather highway linking northern Nevada to the Pacific northwest.

Other articles:
• Oregon Route 140:   at NV border;  

Junction: Oregon Highway 140

Oregon above

Nevada below

Literature Cited:
- Coble, Matthew A., and Gail A. Mahood, 2012.

Locations: Thousand Creek Spring.  

Near Thousand Creek Spring.

We are in the Virgin Valley caldera of the High Rock caldera complex (Coble and Mahood, 2012).

Other articles:
• Summit Lake - Denio Road:   at NV 140;  

Junction: Summit Lake - Denio Road, generally southwest to Summit Lake. There is a collection of Frasera albicaulis var. albicaulis in the Black Rock Range down this road.



Denio Junction

Junction: Nevada State Route 292, north to Denio.
  Quinn River Crossing
  Junction: Leonard Creek Road

Other articles:
• U. S. Highway 95:  30000;  

Junction: US Highway 95
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Date and time this article was prepared: 7/13/2024 8:12:46 AM