Program Info

Website
Region(s)
SW
Summary
Oyster Reef Mapping
Parameters
Oyster coverage
Notes
Application
To establish a baseline map layer for the current extent of oysters within Tampa Bay to use for future mapping projects and enable trend analyses to be performed that will aid scientists in monitoring changes to oyster resources in Tampa Bay.
Publications
Reports, Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute GIS data portal
Start
2005
End
2006
Frequency
TBD
Method
hyperspectral imagery, aerial imagery, groundtruthing, xGPS (Xplore Technologies) unit mounted on a Garmin ArcPad digital tablet
Discontinuity
Data Location
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission http://geodata.myfwc.com/datasets?keyword=Marine%20Ecosystems
Data Format
shapefile, GeoTiff, Excel
Habitats
Oyster/Oyster Reef
SEACAR Citation
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). (2005). Tampa Bay Oyster Mapping and Assessment. Updated 04/22/2022. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://data.florida-seacar.org/programs/details/974
Alternative Citation

indicates priority attributes

Contacts
Kathleen O'Keife

GIS Librarian

Kathleen.OKeife@MyFWC.com

727-896-8626 x 3052

Program Extent

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Oyster/Oyster Reef : Acreage 07/08/24 01:20 PM Download File - Oyster Acreage - 974.zip
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

Boca Ciega Bay, Cockroach Bay, Pinellas County, Terra Ceia

Indicators

Indicator
Oyster/Oyster Reef - Acreage

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On Details
GIS TBOysterdata.zip 02/11/19 10:42 AM View Details
Logo FWC logo.png 07/15/21 01:06 PM View Details