Red Butte Canyon Research Natural Area

Location

40° 46' 55.38" N, 111° 48' 14.184" W
Brief Site Description: 
Red Butte Canyon Research Natural Area
Field Site Type: 
US affiliate
Registration: 
Unregistered
Network(s): 
NEON
Geology: 
unconsolidated materials
shale
sandstone
metasediments
Soil Order: 
Mollisol
Average Winter Temperature: 
1°C
Study Start Date: 
Wednesday, January 1, 1969 - 00:00
Mean Annual Precipitation: 
750millimeters / year
Average Annual Temperature: 
9°C
Average Summer Temperature: 
25°C
Hydrology: Name: 
Red Butte Creek
Hydrology: Surface water stream order: 
Third Order
Hydrology: Surface water - Stream Flow Performance: 
Perennial
Hydrology: Groundwater: 
Arrangment of Aquifer Components - Three unit system of an unconfined aquifer, confined aquifer and a confining bed
Land Cover: 
Mixed Forest
Grassland/Herbaceous
Climate: 
Temperate
Sub-Climate: 
Subhumid
Group visibility: 
Public - accessible to all site users