Habitat Report: Kingston, MA - MyCoast Habitat Report: Kingston, MA - MyCoast

Coastal Resilience Report

Kingston, MA

"GB-SLS-2 Lowest coir roll/low marsh."

Photo description: GB-SLS-2 Lowest coir roll/low marsh

Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:

  • beach (sandy)
  • beach (mixed sediment)
  • salt marsh (fronting beach)
  • intertidal (sand)

Project elevation:

  • between MHW and mean low water (MLW)

Coastal infrastructure present at site:

  • groin/jetty

Site stability:

  • accreting

Vegetative cover of project area:

  • sparse (

Dominant vegetative type within project area: other

Other dominant vegetative type: Spartina alternaflora

Displaced/unanchored and degraded project materials:

  • coir rolls

Other displaced/unanchored materials: Groin

Other human impacts: None

Marine-related impacts:

  • wrack
  • storm damage

Associated data file: https://www.dropbox.com/home/Gray's%20Beach%20Monitoring%2011-25-2019

09/27/2019 | 1:02 pm

Tidal Overview

2 hours 22 minutes after high tide

Data from Plymouth (2.7 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 10:40 am, 10.7'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 4.4 MPH

Wind Direction: NNE (27°)

Temperature: 71℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.02"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.19"

(Click here for full weather details from DarkSky)


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