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Sampling Site GCE-IC (Intracoastal Waterway)

Site Description  

Name: Intracoastal Waterway

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Intracoastal Waterway transect used for GCE quarterly hydrographic monitoring surveys. Nominal profiling stations are defined at varying distances from -28km to 32km (South to North, relative to station 0km at the sourthernmost tip of Wolf Island near the mouth of the Altamaha River), based on an estimated Thalweg line running up the main channel.

Access Information: By boat only (Ownership: Public)

Restrictions: none

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Site Geographic Description

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Rectangular Bounding Box Coordinates:

Corner Latitude, Longitude (deg)

Southwest
Northwest
Northeast
Southeast

31.172459, -81.439160
31.546850, -81.439160
31.546850, -81.257748
31.172459, -81.257748

Polygon Area:  2984.0 hectares

Polygon Center:  31.354015, -81.352453

Polygon Coordinates:

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959 and OCE-1237140. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.