Interpretation and identification of Eelgrass beds located in the Long Island Sound Eastern Connecticut shoreline, Fishers Island NYS and the Northshore of Long Island NYS. Generated from 1:20,000 True Color Aerial Photography, 6/18/02.
Delineate eelgrass located in the Eastern Long Island Sound and tributaries.
Based on field work and photo interpretation of 1:20,000 true color photography
Based on 1:20,000 aerial photography
Complete, based on field work and interpretation
Based on 1:12,000 Connecticut DOQQ's and the positioning of 1:20,000 true color aerial photography using the Digital Transfer Scope (DTS)
Use of Digital Transfer Scope to create data layer from aerial photo. Geo-reference based on State of CT DOQQ's.
Internal feature number.
Area of polygon in arces
Polygon field checked - Y = yes, N = no
Site number of polygon
Estimated density of eelgrass - H = high, M = medium, L = low
Interpretation signature of True Color 1:20,000 photo
Eelgrass present - Y= yes, N = No
Assigned sub-watershed number
Area in Hectares
Sub-watershed in proximity to polygon
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