Home > Study Site > Sampling Sites | Transects >

Sampling Site ZSC1 (ZSC1 Altamaha Plant Transition Site)

Site Description  

Name: ZSC1 Altamaha Plant Transition Site

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Estuarine marsh site along the southern edge of Champney Island in the Altamaha River, approximately 20km upriver from the mouth. This site represents the transitional border of Spartina cynosuroides and Zizaniopsis miliacea distributions in the Altamaha River, and is used for plant population monitoring studies.

Access Information: Accessible by boat only via the Altamaha River (Ownership: not known)

Vegetation: Spartina cynosuroides and Zizaniopsis miliacea

Site Map
GIS downloads: Google Earth
Find Related Information

Search the Data Catalog for data sets referencing ZSC1 (ZSC1 Altamaha Plant Transition Site)

Search the Geographic Database for sampling locations within ZSC1 (ZSC1 Altamaha Plant Transition Site)

Site Geographic Description

Display Options:   Units:    Show Polygon Coordinates: 

Rectangular Bounding Box Coordinates:

Corner Latitude, Longitude (deg)


31.326948, -81.453066
31.329743, -81.453066
31.329743, -81.448336
31.326948, -81.448336

Polygon Area:  6.39 hectares

Polygon Center:  31.328344, -81.450646

Polygon Coordinates:

(not displayed)


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.