Coastal Resilience Report by Janet Freedman
"marsh migration into unmowed buffer zone"
Photo description: saltmarsh plants migrating onto lawn
Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:
- beach (sandy)
- coastal bank
- salt marsh (estuarine/protected)
- above mean high water (MHW)
Coastal infrastructure present at site:
Vegetative cover of project area:
- dense (>75%)
Dominant vegetative type within project area: grasses
Displaced/unanchored and degraded project materials:
Human impacts at project site:
- foot traffic
10/08/2018 | 8:57 am
1 hours 15 minutes after high tide
Conimicut Light (2 miles away)
Water Level (at time of report): 8:57 am, 5.2'
High Tide (Predicted): 7:55 am, 5.6'
High Tide (Observed): 7:42 am, 5.9'
Wind Speed: 8.5 MPH
Wind Direction: NE (55°)
Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0"
Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0"