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Sunday, December 20, 2009

SkyWatch Friday

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These photos maybe a bit of a stretch for SkyWatch, but hope you enjoy the humor here anyway. I was recently traveling on "old" highway 91 from Santa Clara, Utah (south west corner of Utah) connecting to I-15 southbound in Nevada. Highway 91 goes through some really desolate, dry, mountainous desert terrain. The vegetation of area is mostly, pinion pine, dry grasses and juniper trees, and an area near the Shivwits Paiute Indian Reservation...was pretty much burned to the ground from a "forest" fire. However, as we came around one hill, there was an area that had escaped the fires and trees were preserved....Someone had decorated with Christmas the middle of almost nowhere... a pinion pine-- spared from fire--on the hill. I had to stop and take a was priceless!! Happy Holidays Everyone!!!!!!!!

1 comment:

  1. We drove that same road last Sunday and noticed that tree too.

    It was a fun thing for someone to do.