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Sampling Site ALT-BASIN (Altamaha River basin)

Site Description  

Name: Altamaha River basin

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Upper Altamaha River watershed basin, encompassing the drainages of the Oconee, Ohoopee, Ocmulgee and Little Ocmulgee Rivers.

Access Information: By land or by water from various boat ramps along the Altamaha River and major tributaries (Ownership: State of Georgia, U.S. Government, and numerous private land-holders)

Restrictions: Public access within waterways and riparian zone, but explicit permission may be required to access land adjacent to waterways

Vegetation: Juncus spp. and various freshwater riparian vegetation

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Site Geographic Description

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Corner Latitude, Longitude (deg)


31.315563, -84.438334
34.385550, -84.438334
34.385550, -81.506075
31.315563, -81.506075

Polygon Area:  4264390 hectares

Polygon Center:  32.804218, -83.202248

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959, OCE-1237140 and OCE-1832178. 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.