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

Coastal Resilience Report

Kingston, MA

"GB-SLS-4: Upper dune face, crest of dune. Fall 2019 seasonal monitoring/pre-storm monitoring. Beach grass prevalent. Some shrubs present on dune crest."

Photo description: GB-SLS-4: Upper dune face, crest of dune.

Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:

  • dune

Project elevation:

  • above mean high water (MHW)

Coastal infrastructure present at site:

  • groin/jetty

Site stability:

  • stable

Vegetative cover of project area:

  • moderate (25-75%)

Dominant vegetative type within project area: grasses

Displaced/unanchored and degraded project materials:

  • none

Human impacts at project site:

  • runoff

11/25/2019 | 3:00 pm

Tidal Overview

5 hours 11 minutes after high tide

Data from Plymouth (2.7 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 9:49 am, 11.7'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 6.1 MPH

Wind Direction: SW (226°)

Temperature: 51℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.01"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.38"

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