Habitat Report: Bristol, RI - MyCoast Habitat Report: Bristol, RI - MyCoast

Coastal Resilience Report by

Bristol, RI


Photo description: This site is at the Slocum Road North Street interesection. it is being used as a boat ramp. i did not get out of my car to photograph, no spots to park. Does not have as much deterioration due to the short street (north street) leading to it. From the looks of he aerial map there could be some improvements here

Coastal resources in/directly adjacent to project footprint:

  • salt marsh (estuarine/protected)
  • intertidal (mud)

Project elevation:

  • below MLW

Coastal infrastructure present at site:

  • multi-use path or road

Site stability:

  • eroding

Vegetative cover of project area:

  • moderate (25-75%)

Dominant vegetative type within project area: grasses

Human impacts at project site:

  • vehicles

Marine-related impacts:

  • boat haul-out (motorized and non-motorized)
  • wrack
  • marine debris

10/01/2020 | 2:41 pm

Tidal Overview

6 hours 2 minutes before high tide

Data from Conimicut Light (4.5 miles away)

Water Level (at time of report): 2:41 pm, 0.7'

High Tide (Predicted): 8:45 pm, 4.5'

High Tide (Observed): 8:42 pm, 4.6'

Observed Predicted water level Report time

Weather Overview

Wind Speed: 13 MPH

Wind Direction: SSW (195°)

Temperature: 72℉

Rainfall (Calendar Day): 0.01"

Rainfall (Past 24 Hours): 0.01"

(Click here for full weather details from DarkSky)


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