Program Info

Website
https://myfwc.com/media/17704/simm3-standrewbay.pdf
Region(s)
NW
Summary
Linda Fitzhugh from Gulf Coast State College (GCSC) and the St. Andrew Bay Resource Monitoring Association (SABRMA) and volunteers from the community monitored almost every fall in St. Andrew Bay behind Shell Island (SAB), West Bay Bowl (WB-BOWL) and West Bay Arm (WB-ARM) from 2000–2009.
Parameters
Percent cover by species seagrass and macroalgae (% presence/absence), density, chlorophyll a (µg/L), color, turbidity (NTU), total suspended solids, total nitrogen (µg/l), and total phosphorus (µg/l), pH, salinity (ppt), dissolved oxygen (mg/L), secchi depth (m), light attenuation (m^-1)
Notes
Application
To provide scientists, resource managers, legislators, and other stakeholders a summary of the status of seagrasses in St. Andrew Bay, Florida.
Publications
Reports
Start
2000
End
2009
Frequency
Annual
Method
Percent cover by species seagrass and DA (1m^2 quadrat), fixed transects; DO, pH, and salinity were measured using a YSI 600 QS or a Hydrolab Quanta following protocols described by Florida Lakewatch.
Discontinuity
Data Location
Data Format

Habitats
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation
SEACAR Citation
St. Andrew Bay Resource Management Association. (2007). St. Andrew Bay Aquatic Preserve Seagrass Monitoring. Updated 06/30/2020. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://data.florida-seacar.org/programs/details/556
Alternative Citation

indicates priority attributes

Contacts

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation : Percent Cover 06/06/24 06:07 PM Download File - SAV - 556.zip
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

St. Andrews

Indicators

Indicator
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation - Percent Cover

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On Details
Data data.zip 03/20/19 03:54 PM View Details
Data ID_556_dataCompiled.xlsx 04/15/20 01:38 PM View Details
Protocols ID_0556_SABAP_SAV_Reports.zip 01/24/19 02:07 PM View Details