Belle Island Salt Marsh: June 2012 Site Visit

by andisutton

Belle Island Salt Marsh

A site visit in June, to investigate flora and fauna

Jane presses seaweed
Jane gathers seaweed and presses it in her field notebook.

Low tide at the marsh
In our visit at 8 AM, it was clear we had come at low tide. We found one freshwater stream here that fed the muddy tidal flat.

Tidal beds and sky
Another view of sea grasses, tidal beds, and shrubbery