It was to provide some detailed information about the alpine flora , particularly as it relates to successional aspects , that the present study was undertaken . The environmental conditions of weather and soil , as they effect floral composition , are important factors in the plant succession or alpine communities . The investigation was designed to uncover such information about the alpine flora and environment necessary to establish the pattern of succession .
College and Department
Plant and Wildlife Sciences
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Murdock, Joseph R., "Alpine plant succession near Mount Emmons, Uinta Mountains, Utah" (1951). Theses and Dissertations. 8096.
Mountain plants, Uintah Mountains (Utah and Wyo.); Botany, Uintah Mountains