AKA: Nisqually Year 10
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): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Biological Field Study: Surveys (biological)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Post-restoration monitoring of sediment, eelgrass, and organic matter changes.
Start Port/Location: Lacey, WA
End Port/Location: Lacey, WA
Start Date: 2019-05-19
End Date: 2019-05-21
Equipment Used: Push corer, Handheld GPS, quadrat
Information to be Derived: Sediment texture, organic content, carbon isotope ratio, and plant biomarkers; plant metrics.
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: (2) vegetations surveys of 10 quadrats each; (4) sediment cores and (6) surface sediments for grain size, carbon, and plant biomarker analyses of select samples.
Nisqually River Delta
|North: 47.11910208||South: 47.06597104||West: -122.75333807||East: -122.66413584|
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