Vegetation of two drainages in Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa Mountains, Oregon

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U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station , Ogden, Utah
Vegetation classification -- Oregon -- Eagle Cap Wilde
StatementDavid N. Cole
SeriesResearch paper INT -- 288
ContributionsIntermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)
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Vegetation of two drainages in Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa Mountains, Oregon. [Ogden, Utah]: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, (OCoLC) The spectacular Wallowa Mountains of northeastern Oregon are situated in a southeast to northwest orientation and cover an area roughly 35 by 60 miles, with most being taken up by the Eagle Cap Wilderness.

There are at least 31 peaks that rise Wallowa Mountains 9, feet that make up the largest subalpine/alpine area in Oregon%(). The Wallowa Mountains (/ w ə ˈ l aʊ w ə /) are a mountain range located in the Columbia Plateau of northeastern Oregon in the United range runs approximately 40 miles (64 km) northwest to southeast in southwestern Wallowa County and eastern Union County between the Blue Mountains to the west and the Snake River to the east.

The range is sometimes considered to be an eastern spur Peak: Sacajawea Peak (Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa. Eagle Cap Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Wallowa Mountains of northeastern Oregon (United States), within the Wallowa–Whitman National Vegetation of two drainages in Eagle Cap Wilderness.

The wilderness was established in Init was included in the National Wilderness Preservation System.A boundary revision in ad acres (30, ha) and the Wilderness Act of ad acres (26, ha Location: Wallowa / Union / Baker counties, Oregon.

Good overall topo of the Eagle Cap Wilderness. Good to use in conjunction with smaller scale maps as this map sheet isscale so it covers the whole area on one map sheet however that does make it less detailed for actual navigation and route selection on the ground.

Don't know why it /5(2). Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa Mountains, northeast-ern Oregon. All sites were located at an elevation of to m, adjacent to subalpine lakes, about 12 to 15 km from the closest road. They were located in forests with an overstory of Abies lasiocarpa (subalpine fir), Pinus contorta (lodgepole pine), and Pinus albicaulis (whitebark pine).Cited by: 9.

The Eagle Cap Wilderness, atacres ( sq miles) is Oregon's largest. Within these white, salt-and-pepper granite mountains, you'll find approximately miles of developed trails and over 50 lakes to explore, including Legore at an elevation of 8, feet- Oregon's highest.

Eagle Cap Wilderness is in the Reserves category for Wallowa County in the state of Oregon. Eagle Cap Wilderness is displayed on the Steamboat Lake USGS quad topo map. Anyone who is interested in visiting Eagle Cap Wilderness can print the free topographic map and street map using the link above.

studies related to wilderness wilderness areas mineral resources of the eagle cap wilderness and adjacent areas, oregon by paul l. weis, j. gualtieri, and william f. cannon, u.s. geological survey, and ernest t. tuchek, arel b. mcmahan, and francis e.

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federspiel, u.s. bureau of mines summaryCited by: 2. In the Eagle Cap Wilderness you’ll find that most trails are rocky and moderately difficult and the effect of elevation on those used to living closer to sea level also comes into play.

The fit will find a stunning mix of visual surprises in an area that’s hard to completely cover in a lifetime. Guide to Plants of the Wallowa Mountains of Northeast Oregon on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This field guide by Oregon botanist Georgia Mason () was based on more than a decade of field work in the Wallowa Mountains.

It was originally published in by the Museum of Natural History at the University of cturer: UNIV OF OR PRESS. Noted for its stunning bare granite peaks, U-shaped glacial valleys, and countless streams branching from the four main river drainages of the Lostine River, Eagle Creek, the Minam River and the Imnaha - this is a place of true beauty.

Use the Green Trails map SX Wallowa Mountains/ Eagle Cap Wilderness to explore this great outdoor destination. U.S. Department of Agriculture,Eagle Cap Wilderness-Minam Wild and Scenic River-Environmental assessment: Baker City, Wash., U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Wallowa-Whitman National Forest, p.

Biological Conservation 20 (I ) VEGETATIONAL CHANGES ASSOCIATED WITH RECREATIONAL USE AND FIRE SUPPRESSION IN THE EAGLE CAP WILDERNESS, OREGON: SOME MANAGEMENT I M PLICATI ONS DAVID N. COLE USDA Forest Service, lntermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Forestry Sciences Laboratory, Missoula, MontanaUSA Cited by:   Click here to reach my “Oregon: East: Wallowa: Eagle Cap Wilderness” Portfolio gallery to Add images to Cart (to buy Downloads, Prints, or Products such as canvas wraps or picture puzzles).

Our 3-day, mile route was as follows: Hike miles gaining feet from Two Pan Trailhead ( ft) up East Lostine River to camp at popular Mirror Lake ( ft).

Vegetation of two drainages in Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa Mountains, Oregon. Res. Pap. INT Herbert S.; Nelson, Arnold L. American wildlife and plants. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.

[] Mueggler, Walter F. Ecology of seral shrub communities in the cedar-hemlock zone of northern Idaho. Oregon's Eagle Cap Wilderness: up-to-date trail information; maps, photos, and elevation profiles; information on bears and cougars; difficulty, maintenance, and traffic ratings for each hike; access information to the Dihedrals climbing r you are planning a day hike or an extended backpacking trip, you'll find trails suited to every ability and interest in Oregon's Eagle Cap.

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The Eagle Cap Wilderness, which contains many miles of wilderness trails, encompasses more thanacres. This Wallowa Mountains Eagle Cap Wilderness map is an excellent resource for hiking trails as well as safety and backcountry ethics information.

Cole, David N.: Vegetation of two drainages in Eagle Cap Wilderness, Wallowa Mountains, Oregon / (Ogden, Utah: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, ), also by Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah) (page images at.

Here are new and old pictures of some of the high lakes of the Wallowa Mountains - Eagle Cap Wilderness. The old postcards were scanned several years ago. I took the pictures in the summer of during my miles of walking the trails of the high Wallowas. Buy this book for more information about hiking in the Wallowas.

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OWSR No. Eagle Creek (Wallowa Mountains) by paddling from the NF bridge to Eagle Forks Campground and driving the entire creek to the Eagle Cap Wilderness boundary. Stories. Jacob Cruser: It was June and my friend Matt King had recently moved out east to Northeast Oregon.

His desire to explore had him seeking out. The Wallowa Mountains Eagle Cap Wilderness Map by Green Trails is a an ultra light, waterproof and tear-resistant map that will help you navigate the Wallowa Mountains of the Eagle Cap Wilderness. Many people like to venture to the Wallowa Mountains and the Eagle Cap Wilderness in northeast Oregon for spectacular hiking opportunities.

Oregon's diverse and beautiful landscape provides a home for an incredible diversity of fish and wildlife. From the old-growth forests of the Cascade Mountains, to the wetlands of the the Klamath Basin to the mighty Columbia River, thousands of species depend on. This is a video featuring My Hike Into Johnny Lake, a part of the Waldo Lake Wilderness in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon.

Joseph, Wallowa River Trail, Eagle Gap Wilderness, Wallowa Lake Oregon Heading down the road from Fred's house we often see deer, once on Imnaha Road-the main road heading to the town of Joseph are beautiful farms, and mountains, Erik's high school-there were 18 in Erik's senior class.

Historical Weather. Below are weather averages from to according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is C which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 2, feet (5, feet lower than Eagle Cap Wilderness).).

Because the nearest station and this geographic feature Dayton, NV: mi. Wallowa County Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise, OR. 2, likes 85 talking about this 20 were here. Wallowa County:It's more than a pretty place - it's a way of living!/5(4).

Bighorn sheep in the Wallowa Mountains near the Eagle Cap wilderness. The Eagle Cap Wilderness is a destination hiking place in the Wallowa mountains in northeastern Oregon. This Eagle Cap Wilderness and Wallowa Mountains Map covers Northeastern Oregon but still gives high detail.

It's folded, shows topographical contour lines for elevations and has trails, forest service roads and shaded terrain. Guide to the plants of the Wallowa Mountains of northeastern Oregon. Responsibility by Georgia Mason. Imprint Eugene: [Museum of Natural History] University of Oregon, Physical description p.: ill.

; 23 cm. Series University of Oregon. Museum of Natural History. Special publication of Author: Mason, Georgia. Clear Creek Reservoir Occurrence (Eagle Cap Wilderness), Wallowa Range Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA: WEIS, P.L., AND OTHERS,MINERAL RESOURCES OF.Kagan, J.S.

Evaluation of Mount Howard - East Peak, Wallowa County, Oregon for Merit in Meeting National Significance Criteria as a National Natural Landmark to Represent Montane Grasslands in the Columbia Plateau Biophysiographic Province. National Park Service Technical Report, National Natural Landmarks Program, Fort Collins, CO.For more info, visit: Source: Comprehensive Description.