Virginia Coast Reserve, Long-Term Ecological Research Network Office
Data Center Description
The Virginia Coast Reserve Information System (VCRIS) research focuses on the mosaic of transitions and steady-state systems that comprise the barrier-island/lagoon/mainland landscape of the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Primary study sites are located on Hog Island, Parramore Island and mainland marshes near Nassawadox VA. The VCR/LTER maintains a laboratory facility in Oyster, VA at:
20496 Seaside Road Route 600, Oyster,VA 23419
PO Box 55, Cheriton, VA 23316
The administrative headquarters of the VCR/LTER is at the University of Virginia Department of Environmental Sciences 291 McCormick Road P.O. Box 400123 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4123.