Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (ZP00AZZ)
Principal Investigator(s): Renee Takesue
Information Specialist(s): Renee Takesue
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Surveys (biological), Environmental Data: Temperature, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Characterize in year 8 postrestoration eelgrass and sedimentary parameters.
Start Port/Location: Tacoma, Washingotn
End Port/Location: Tacoma, Washington
Start Date: 2017-05-25
End Date: 2017-05-29
Equipment Used: navigation, Other, Hand-grab sample
Information to be Derived: Grain size, organic carbon content, plant density and morphology, water temperature.
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Data submitted to FAD 8/23/2017 Conducted two vegetation surveys, collected four sediment cores and six surface sediments, and measured temperature at the seabed.
Notes: Biological surveys will be conducted with quadrats. Temperature will be measured by Onset loggers.
Nisqually River Delta, South Puget Sound, WA
|North: 47.10863272||South: 47.07241016||West: -122.74475098||East: -122.67168579|
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