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

Coastal Resilience Report

Kingston, MA

"GB-NLS-3: Upper coir log/high marsh/toe of dune. (Same photo used for GB-NLS-2 and GB-NLS-4 transects). No high marsh vegetation remaining."

Photo description: GB-NLS-3: Upper coir log/high marsh/toe of dune. (Same photo used for GB-NLS-2 and GB-NLS-4 transects). No high marsh vegetation remaining.

Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:

  • dune
  • salt marsh (fronting beach)

Project elevation:

  • above mean high water (MHW)

Coastal infrastructure present at site:

  • groin/jetty
  • multi-use path or road

Site stability:

  • eroding

Vegetative cover of project area:

  • sparse (

Dominant vegetative type within project area: grasses

Displaced/unanchored and degraded project materials:

  • coir rolls
  • other

Other displaced/unanchored materials: Additional damage to upper coir log

Marine-related impacts:

  • storm damage

01/30/2020 | 8:01 am

Tidal Overview

5 hours 15 minutes after high tide

Data from Plymouth (2.8 miles away)

High Tide (Predicted): 2:46 am, 9.2'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 8.9 MPH

Wind Direction: N (2°)

Temperature: 28℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.02"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.01"

(Click here for full weather details from DarkSky)


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