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Ecosystem History of South Florida Estuaries Data

Data, Metadata, and Methodology Information Encompassing All Projects:
Data for all the projects listed at left can be found in the 2 Access databases seen below. For additional project specific information and data, please follow project links at left.

 

General Location Map:
Map at right showing general location of modern sites and cores included in the Ecosystem History databases [larger version].

See below for core listings of general core locations: Florida Bay, Biscayne Bay, and the Southwest Coastal Mangrove Estuaries.

Map showing general location of cores: southwest coastal mangroves, florida bay, and biscayne bay

Florida Bay

Cores analyzed to date for paleoecologic data. For more detailed core information, see 1995 - 2007 Ecosystem History Access Database (above).

  • T24 - Taylor Creek
  • 6A - Bob Allen
  • 19B - Russell Bank
  • 37 - Pass Key
  • 25B - Whipray
  • RL1 - Rankin
  • 23A - Park
  • Mud Creek Core
  • 16B - Crocodile Point
Additional data:

 

Biscayne Bay

Cores analyzed to date for paleoecologic data. For more detailed core information, see 1995 - 2007 Ecosystem History Access Database (above).

  • MB1 - Manatee Bay (1996)
  • FB1 - Featherbed Bank (1997)
  • CB1 - Card Bank (1997)
  • FBA and FBB - Featherbed Bank (2003)
  • CBA and CBB - Card Bank (2003)
  • NNA and NNB - No Name Bank (2003)
  • MKA - Middle Key (2004)
  • BPNA - Black Point North (2004)
  • CKA - Chicken Key (2004)
Additional data:

 

Southwest Coast

Cores obtained to date. For more detailed core information, see 1995 - 2007 Ecosystem History Access Database (above).

  • GLW504-AL - Alligator Bay (2004)
  • GLW504-LM - Big Lostmans Bay (2004)
  • GLW504-BR - Broad River Bay (2004)
  • GLW504-RR - Roberts River, mouth (2004)
  • GLW504-TB - Tarpon Bay (2004)
  • GLW705-FBLM1 - First Bay - Lostman's River (2005)
  • GLW705-SBLM2 - Second Bay - Lostman's River (2005)
  • GLW705-HR2 - Harney River at small channel (2005)
  • GLW705-SHR1 - Mouth of Harney (2005)
  • GLW705-SR1 - Shark River - near entrance to Ponce de Leon Bay (2005)
  • GLW705-SR2 - Shark River channels (2005)

 


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