History Left A Definite Mark At This One Fascinating Spot In Utah

Utahns are lucky to live in one of the most beautiful places in the world. We’ve protected vast areas of the state to keep it as pristine as it was centuries ago, but we’ve also greatly changed the landscape in other places. The first pioneers farmed the land, laid out streets and built buildings. They planted trees and gardens, and transformed the valley. Ever since, Utahns have continued to grow and develop the Beehive State, making it into the vibrant place in which we live, work and play.

There’s one place in Utah where history has definitely made a mark. It’s a fascinating place that changed the landscape so much that you can see it from space. Take a look:

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My own family has a long history with the Kennecott Copper Mine; both my grandfathers worked their entire lives there. Do you have family or loved ones who worked or currently work at Kennecott?