Habitat Report: Winthrop, MA - MyCoast Habitat Report: Winthrop, MA - MyCoast

Coastal Resilience Report

Winthrop, MA

"Coughlin Park, Winthrop living shoreline"

Photo description: Coughlin Park, Winthrop living shoreline

Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:

  • beach (mixed sediment)
  • beach (cobble)
  • coastal bank
  • salt marsh (fronting beach)

Project elevation:

  • above mean high water (MHW)

Coastal infrastructure present at site:

  • revetment

Site stability:

  • stable

Vegetative cover of project area:

  • dense (>75%)

Dominant vegetative type within project area: shrubs

Displaced/unanchored and degraded project materials:

  • none

Human impacts at project site:

  • foot traffic

Marine-related impacts:

  • wrack
  • marine debris

08/14/2020 | 10:15 am

Tidal Overview

2 hours 8 minutes after high tide

Data from BOSTON (4.2 miles away)

Water Level (at time of report): 10:15 am, 6.7'

High Tide (Predicted): 7:59 am, 8.1'

High Tide (Observed): 7:54 am, 8.5'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 9.4 MPH

Wind Direction: NE (46°)

Temperature: 78℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.01"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0"

(Click here for full weather details from DarkSky)


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