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Sampling Site GCE-SP (Sapelo River)

Site Description  

Name: Sapelo River

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Sapelo River transect used for GCE quarterly hydrographic monitoring surveys. Nominal profiling stations are defined every 3-4km from 0km to 36km (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 Eulonia or northern Sapelo Island (Ownership: Public)

Restrictions: none

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Site Geographic Description

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Corner Latitude, Longitude (deg)


31.516636, -81.431980
31.559628, -81.431980
31.559628, -81.154122
31.516636, -81.154122

Polygon Area:  5662.6 hectares

Polygon Center:  31.538977, -81.257239

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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.