Accession Number:

ADA489117

Title:

Short-Term Sediment Burial Effects on the Seagrass Phyllospadix scouleri

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Report Date:

2008-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This technical note summarizes the results of an experiment designed to investigate the short-term effects of sediment burial on the surfgrass Phyllospadix scouleri. P. scouleri inhabits rocky shorelines from Southeast Alaska to Baja California along the Northeast Pacific coast of North America.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE