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Sampling Site ZSC2 (ZSC2 Altamaha Plant Transition Site)

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Name: ZSC2 Altamaha Plant Transition Site

Location: Georgia, USA

Description: Estuarine marsh site along the southeastern edge of Butler Island in the Champney River branch of the Altamaha River, approximately 20km upriver from the mouth. This site represents a transitional border of Spartina cynosuroides and Zizaniopsis miliacea distributions in the Champney River branch of 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

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31.338866, -81.455254
31.342025, -81.455254
31.342025, -81.451426
31.338866, -81.451426

Polygon Area:  5.15 hectares

Polygon Center:  31.340495, -81.453296

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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.