AKA: Bellingham Invertebrates and Substrate
Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Western Fisheries Research Center
Funding Program(s): Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (ZP00AZZ)
Principal Investigator(s): Other
Affiliate Investigator(s): Nancy Elder, Western Fisheries Research Center
Information Specialist(s): Renee Takesue, Other
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Surveys (biological), Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Describe invertebrate communities in eelgrass beds of Bellingham Bay in Summer 2020, and relate to substrate properties.
Start Port/Location: Bellingham, Washington
End Port/Location: Bellingham, Washington
Start Date: 2019-07-03
End Date: 2020-08-31
Equipment Used: sample, Handheld GPS, Hand-grab sample, Push corer
Information to be Derived: Invertebrate species and numbers, grain size, carbon
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 56 sediment samples for Grain Size and Carbon Analyses.
Notes: Samples collected by Western Fisheries Research and processed in the PCMSC sediment lab.
PI: Steve Rubin; Information Specialist, Steve Rubin; Platform: Western Fisheries Research center HewesCraft.
Bellingham Bay, Washington, United States
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