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Field Activity Details for field activity 2014-666-FA

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AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Melissa Foley

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Other

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: reconnaissance for estuary monitoring

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Vallejo, California

End Port/Location: Vallejo, California

Start Date: 2014-09-23

End Date: 2014-09-23

Equipment Used: navigation

Information to be Derived: estuary monitoring

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: reconnaissance only


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: reconnaissance/observation only
no data collected.


Vallejo, California

North: 38.32442043 South: 37.68625922 West: -122.585 East: -121.5625


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Foley, M.M., Shafroth, P.B., Beirne, M.M., Paradis, R., and Ritchie, A.C., 2017, Ecological parameters in the Elwha River estuary before and during dam removal: U.S. Geological Survey data release.

Foley, M.M., Warrick, J.A., Ritchie, A., Stevens, A.W., Shafroth, P.B., Duda, J.J., Beirne, M.M., Paradis, R., Gelfenbaum, G., McCoy, R., and Cubley, E.S., 2017, Coastal habitat and biological community response to dam removal on the Elwha River: Ecological Monographs, v. 87 no. 4, pp. 552–577, doi: 10.1002/ecm.1268.


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