Horseshoe Springs – Southern Salt Flats


This module presents a field tour of the salt flats area immediately south of the BLM’s Horseshoe Springs WMA boardwalk trail, Tooele Co., Utah.

Features illustrated include:

  • arid saline wetland plant communities
  • saline / sodic soil features
  • shallow soil crack patterns
  • Salicornia / Allenrolfea
  • FeS soil features