Coastal Everglades Wetlands: Hydrology, Vegetation and Sediment Dynamics
Entry ID: USGS_SOFIA_coastal_ever_tjslll_04

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Summary
Abstract: 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, fire, disturbance and restoration; and, 3) measure rates of sediment surface elevation change and soil accretion or loss in coastal mangrove forests and brackish marshes of the Everglades and determine ... View entire text
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Description:  Locations of hydrologic sampling sites within Everglades National Park

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 26.25   S: 25.0   E: -80.25   W: -81.75

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thomas J. Smith III Gordon Anderson, Kevin Whelan, Fara Ilami, Christa Walker
Dataset Title: Coastal Everglades Wetlands: Hydrology, Vegetation and Sediment Dynamics
Dataset Release Date: Unpublished Material
Online Resource: http://sofia.usgs.gov/projects/dyn_margin/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-10-01
Stop Date: 2009-12-31
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Any data are subject to change and are not citeable until reviewed and approved for official publication.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
SOUTH FLORIDA INFORMATION ACCESS, SOUTHEAST ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE CENTER, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sofia.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HEATHER S. HENKEL
Phone: 727-502-8028
Fax: 727-502-8182
Email: hhenkel at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey - St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
600 Fourth St. South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 727-803-8747 ext. 3130
Fax: 727-803-2032
Email: tom_j_smith at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
600 Fourth Street South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Fennema, R. J., Neidrauer, C. J., Johnson, R. A., MacVicar, T. K., Perkins, W. A., 1994, A computer model to simulate natural Everglades hydrology, Delray Beach, FL, St. Lucie Press, in The Everglades: The Ecosystem and Its Restoration, S. M. Davis and J. C. Ogden, editors.

Davis, S. M., Gunderson, L. H., Park, W. A., Richardson, J. R., Mattson, J. E., 1994, Landscape dimension, composition, and function in a changing Everglades landscape, Delray Beach, FL, St. Lucie Press, in The Everglades: The Ecosystem and Its Restoration, S. M. Davis and J.C. Ogden, editors.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-10-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-21
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