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Sampling Site GCE-AL (Altamaha River)

Site Description  

Name: Altamaha River

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Altamaha River transect used for GCE quarterly hydrographic monitoring surveys. Nominal profiling stations are defined every 2km from -4km to 40km (relative to station 0km at the line of demarcation), based on an estimated Thalweg line running up the main river channel.

Access Information: By boat or by land from the Two Way Fish Camp marina or other boat ramps (Ownership: Public)

Restrictions: none

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Corner Latitude, Longitude (deg)


31.296034, -81.582311
31.401403, -81.582311
31.401403, -81.237936
31.296034, -81.237936

Polygon Area:  4050.9 hectares

Polygon Center:  31.330353, -81.385582

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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.