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1. Salinity Maps for Florida Bay [USGS_SOFIA_halleysalt06]
The maps show the surface salinity for Florida Bay at 5ppt salinity intervals approximately every other month beginning in November 1994 through December 2001 and the bottom salinity for 1994-1996. ...


2. Sedimentation, Sea-Level Rise, and Circulation in Florida Bay [USGS_SOFIA_RHsedsal]
The goal of this project was to document decade- to century- scale processes associated with sediment transport in Florida Bay. The results will quantify the influence of bottom topography on water ...


3. A Coupled Surface Water and Ground-Water Model to Simulate Past, Present, and Future Hydrologic Conditions in DOI Managed Lands [USGS_SOFIA_coupled_sw-gw_model]
This project has two objectives: 1) update and reconfigure the Flow and Transport in a Linked Overland/Aquifer Density-Dependent System (FTLOADDS) modeling code to include all version modifications ...


4. Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) [USGS_SOFIA_EDEN_proj]
The Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) is an integrated network of real-time water-level monitoring, ground elevation modeling, and water-surface modeling that provides scientists and managers ...


5. Everglades Depth Estimation Network (EDEN) Water Surfaces Data [USGS_SOFIA_eden_water_surfs]
Spatially continuous interpolation of water surface across the greater Everglades is generated for daily mean values of the water level gages for the EDEN network beginning January 1, 2000. Surfaces ...


6. Effect of Water Flow on Transport of Solutes, Suspended Particles, and Particle-Associated Nutrients in the Everglades Ridge and Slough Landscape [USGS_SOFIA_sus_parts]
The objectives of the study are: To quantify through detailed field experiments previously unstudied processes in the Everglades, such as rates of fine-particle movement and filtration by vegetation ...


7. Hydrologic Measurements and Water-Quality Data for Taylor Slough and vicinity (OFR 00-483 appendixes) [USGS_SOFIA_hydro_wq_ofr_00-483]
The data in the appendixes of the report are products of an investigation that quantified interactions between ground water and surface water in Taylor Slough in Everglades National Park. In order ...


8. South Florida Hydrology Database [USGS_SOFIA_SF_hydro_db]
ABSTRACT: The data were produced by several projects: Everglades Land-Margin Hydrology Database; Coastal Gradients of Flow, Salinity, and Nutrients; Freshwater Flows to Northeastern Florida Bay; Hydrologic ...


9. Vegetation Map of the SICS area [USGS_SOFIA_vegmap]
The map shows the 8-class vegetation cover developed from Landsat TM data used for the SICS area. This map was created specifically for surface-water flow velocity indexing within hydrodynamic models ...


10. Bacterial demethylation of methylmercury in the South Florida Ecosystem [USGS_SOFIA_mmarvin]
Methylmercury (MeHg) degradation was investigated along an eutrophication gradient in the Florida Everglades by quantifying 14CH4 and 14CO2 production after incubation of anaerobic sediments with ...


11. Hydrology Data [USGS_SOFIA_hydrology_data_zwp]
The data were produced by four separate projects: Coastal Gradients of Flow, Salintiy, and Nutrients; Freshwater Flows to Northeastern Florida Bay; Hydrologic Monitoring in Joe Bay; and Southwest ...


12. Methylmercury Degradation Rates [USGS_SOFIA_MeHg_degrad_rates]
The spreadsheet contains the data for 12 sites for sediment methylmercury degradation potential rate measurements. High concentrations of methyl-mercury (CH3Hg+), a toxic ...


13. Spatial and Age-Structured Population Model of the American Crocodile for Comparisons of CERP Restoration Alternatives [USGS_SOFIA_pop_model_am-croc]
To adequately understand crocodile populations and model population growth, existing data must be assembled and model parameters estimated. A simulation model can then be constructed and validated ...


14. American Alligator Ecology and Monitoring for CERP [USGS_SOFIA_rice_alligators_04]
This project will accomplish several tasks with a combination of field data collection, GIS mapping, and computer simulation. Our main objectives are designed to answer questions critical to restoration ...


15. Development and Stability of Everglades Tree Islands, Ridge & Slough, & Marl Prairies [USGS_SOFIA_willard_tree_islands_04]
Analysis of 209 pollen assemblages from surface samples in ten vegetation types in the Florida Everglades form the basis to identify wetland sub-environments from the pollen record. This calibration ...


16. Understanding and Predicting Global Climate Change Impacts on the Vegetation and Fauna of Mangrove Forested Wetlands in Florida [USGS_SOFIA_smith_gcc_mangrove]
An overall strategy of this project is to conduct integrated research at a number of different locations to address key questions related to global climate change impacts on the coastal mangrove forests ...


17. Geochemical Monitoring of Restoration Progress [USGS_SOFIA_geochem_mon_restore_fy04]
Continued geochemical monitoring efforts will provide a measure of the progress and effects of restoration on environmental health and water quality, and complement biological monitoring of indicator ...


18. Geophysical Monitoring of the Southwest Florida Coast [USGS_SOFIA_geophys_mon_fy04]
Water management decisions that impact Everglades restoration efforts require high quality data and reliable hydrologic models. Traditionally these data for hydrologic models have been ...


19. Hydrologic Monitoring Network: Data Mining and Modeling to Separate Human and Natural Hydrologic Dynamics [USGS_SOFIA_hydro_mon_net]
The objectives of the study include: (1) integration of hydrologic analysis and synthesis with biological studies; (2) separation of water level, stream flow, and salinity time series into the natural ...


20. Linking a conceptual karst hydrogeologic model of the Biscayne aquifer to ground-water flow simulations from Everglades National Park to Biscayne National Park - Phase 1 [USGS_SOFIA_karst_model]
This project in being undertaken to develop a high-resolution 3-dimensional karst hydrogeologic framework of the Biscayne aquifer between Everglades National Park (ENP) and Biscayne National Park ...


21. South Florida Landscape Dynamics [USGS_SOFIA_landchar_rs_04]   CHILD DIFs
As a general strategy, collaborative efforts with specialists in various aspects of the Everglades are combined with our knowledge of remote sensing, our development of statistical and geographic ...


22. South Florida Pollen Data [USGS_SOFIA_sfl_pollen_data]
Analysis of 209 pollen assemblages from surface samples in ten vegetation types in the Florida Everglades form the basis to identify wetland sub-environments from the pollen record. This calibration ...


23. Freshwater Flows to Northeastern Florida Bay [USGS_SOFIA_freshwtr_flow]
In 1995, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) began a study to gage several major creeks that discharge freshwater into northeastern Florida Bay. This study provides flow, salinity, and water-level data ...


24. Biscayne Bay Coastal Wetlands Geophysical Data [USGS_SOFIA_bbcw_geophysical]
The objectives of this data acquisition project were to complete the downhole geophysical logging including video and flowmeter logging of two core holes (9A and 11A), which are the deepest wells ...


25. Coastal Everglades Wetlands: Hydrology, Vegetation and Sediment Dynamics [USGS_SOFIA_coastal_ever_tjslll_04]
This project has three objectives (tasks): 1) operate and maintain the Mangrove Hydrology sampling network; 2) study the dynamics of coastal vegetation (mangroves, marshes) in relation to sea-level, ...


26. Estimation of Critical Parameters in Conjunction with Monitoring the Florida Snail Kite Population [USGS_SOFIA_kitchens_snail_kite]
Life history traits and the population dynamics of the snail kite may vary considerably across space and over time. Understanding the influence of environmental (spatial and temporal) variation on ...


27. Evapotranspiration Data [USGS_SOFIA_german_et_data]
A regional evaluation of evapotranspiration (Et) in the Florida Everglades began in 1996 with operation of 9 sites at locations selected to represent the sawgrass or cattail marshes, wet prairie, ...


28. Fire Ecology of South Florida Wetlands [USGS_SOFIA_fire_ecol_sfl_04]
The project objective is to determine the importance that season of burning has on the response of vegetation to fire. We have addressed this through the use of experimental prescribed fires at different ...


29. Southern Everglades Satellite Image Map [USGS_SOFIA_S_EvergladesSatMap]   PARENT DIF
The map is a composite image of spectral bands 3 (630-690 nanometers, red), 4 (775-900 nanometers,near-infrared), and 5 (1,550-1750 nanometers, middle-infrared) and the new panchromatic band (520-900, ...


30. Dynamics of Land Margin Ecosystems: Historical Change, Hydrology, Vegetation, Sediment, and Climate [USGS_SOFIA_land_margin_ecosystems]
This project has three objectives (tasks): 1) operate and maintain the Mangrove Hydrology sampling network; 2) study the dynamics of coastal vegetation (mangroves, marshes) in relation to sea-level, ...


31. Characterizing Past and Present Mangrove Shorelines to Aid Conservation of the Smalltooth Sawfish, Pristis pectinata, Along the Southwest Coast of Florida [USGS_SOFIA_Mangrove_Sawfish]
This pilot project has several related goals concerning a specific type of habitat thought to be important for juvenile sawfish habitat: mangrove shorelines. First, we will delineate and classify ...


32. EDEN Grid Shapefile [USGS_SOFIA_EDEN_grid_shapefile]
This shapefile serves as a net (fishnet or grid) to be placed over the South Florida study area to allow for sampling within the 400 meter cells (grid cells or polygons). The origin and extent of ...


33. Impacts of Hydrological Restoration on Three Estuarine Communities of the Southwest Florida Coast and on Associated Animal Inhabitants [USGS_SOFIA_hydro_restoration_impacts_SW_FL]
This project sought to characterize habitat relationships between selected faunal groups and their mangrove environment on the Southwest Florida coast. We described how mangrove associated fish species ...


34. Mangrove Terrapin Mark Recapture Study data [USGS_SOFIA_terrapin_mark-recap_data]   PARENT DIF
In 2001 a mark-recapture study on mangrove terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin) in the Big Sable Creek (BSC) complex within Everglades National Park was initiated. The summary data for terrapins in BSC ...


35. 2008 - Present Ecosystem History of South Florida's Estuaries Database version 2 [USGS_SOFIA_Eco_hist_db_2008_present]
The 2008 - Present Ecosystem History of South Florida's Estuaries Database contains listings of all sites (modern and core), and modern monitoring site survey information (water chemistry, floral ...


36. A Land of Flowers on a Latitude of Deserts: Aiding Conservation and Management of Florida's Biodiversity by Using Predictions from "Down-Scaled" AOGCM Climate Scenarios in Combination with Ecological Modeling [USGS_SOFIA_la_florida]
The objectives of this project are to develop the knowledge necessary to make accurate predictions of the response of species and their ecosystems to climate change. We propose to down-scale predictions ...


37. Development of YY male technology to control non-native fishes in the Greater Everglades [USGS_SOFIA_YY_Males]
Dozens of non-native fish species have established throughout south Florida (including Everglades National Park, Big Cypress National Preserve, Biscayne National Park and various state and private ...


38. NPS stage-rain sites [USGS_SOFIA_NPSstage]   PARENT DIF
The data sets contain data for stage and rain measurements at 54 NPS sites in Everglades National Park. Data collection is continuing at these sites. Go to for a list ...


39. NPS wind sites [USGS_SOFIA_NPSwind]   PARENT DIF
The data sets contain data for wind speed and direction at 5 NPS sites: C111, OIH, P33, NESRS3, and Joe Bay


40. 1995 - 2007 Ecosystem History of South Florida's Estuaries Database version 7 [USGS_SOFIA_eco_hist_db1995-2007]
The 1995 - 2007 Ecosystem History of South Florida's Estuaries Database contains listings of all sites (modern and core), modern monitoring site survey information (water chemistry, floral and faunal ...


41. Biscayne Aquifer geologic data [USGS_SOFIA_ba_geologic_data]
This report from which the data is taken identifies and characterizes candidate ground-water flow zones in the upper part of the shallow, eogenetic karst limestone of the Biscayne aquifer using GPR, ...


42. Groundwater-Surface Water Interactions and Relation to Water Quality in the Everglades [USGS_SOFIA_gw-sw_wq_everglades]
At present there are few reliable estimates of hydrologic fluxes between groundwater and surface water in the Everglades. This gap in hydrological investigations not only leaves the water budget of ...


43. Aquatic Cycling of Mercury in the Everglades Project Database [USGS_SOFIA_ACME_DB]
Between 1995 and 2008, the Aquatic Mercury Cycling in the Everglades (ACME) project examined in detail the biogeochemical parameters that influence methylmercury (MeHg) production in the Florida Everglades. ...


44. A GIS-based decision-support tool to evaluate land management policies in south Florida [USGS_SOFIA_gis_tool]
The primary objective of the project is to develop an integrated ecological and socioeconomic land use evaluation model (the Ecosystem Portfolio Model, EPM) for Department of the Interior (DOI) resource ...


45. Coastal Gradients Salinity Surveys [USGS_SOFIA_coastal_grads_salsurveys]
Ten monitoring stations were operated and maintained along the southwest coast of ENP, the Everglades wetlands, and along the coastlines of northeastern Florida Bay and northwest Barnes Sound. Data ...


46. Coastal Gradients of Flow, Salinity, and Nutrients [USGS_SOFIA_coastal_grads]
Ten monitoring stations will be operated and maintained along the southwest coast of ENP, the Everglades wetlands, and along the coastlines of northeastern Florida Bay and northwest Barnes Sound. ...


47. Computer Simulation Modeling of Intermediate Trophic Levels for ATLSS of the Everglades/Big Cypress Region [USGS_SOFIA_gaines_04]
This project includes models for primary food bases; the functional group of small fishes, upon which many of the wading birds depend, and the main reptile and amphibian functional groups, which constitute ...


48. Ecological Risk Assessment of Toxic Substances in the Greater Everglades Ecosystem: Wildlife Effects and Exposure Assessment [USGS_SOFIA_eco_assess_risk_toxics]
This project will be carried out in several locations throughout those areas critical to the South Florida Restoration Initiative. These areas include: 1) Water Conservation Areas 1, 2, and 3 of the ...


49. Ecosystem History of South Florida Estuaries Data [USGS_SOFIA_eco_hist_db]
The Ecosystem History Access Database contains listings of all sites (modern and core), modern monitoring site survey information, and published core data. Two general ...


50. Ecosystem History: Terrestrial and Fresh-Water Ecosystems of southern Florida [USGS_SOFIA_dawmet]
Analysis of 209 pollen assemblages from surface samples in ten vegetation types in the Florida Everglades form the basis to identify wetland sub-environments from the pollen record. This calibration ...


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