Virginia Coast Reserve LTER - United States of America

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Site Name
Virginia Coast Reserve LTER
Short name
VCR
Country
United States of America
Site Description
Research activities of the VCR/LTER focus on the mosaic of transitions and steady-state systems that comprise the barrier-island/lagoon/mainland landscape of the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Primary study sites are located on Hog Island, Parramore Island and mainland marshes near Nassawadox VA. The VCR/LTER uses field laboratory and housing facilities at the Anheuser-Busch Coastal Research Center in Oyster, VA.
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2020-06-29 10:06:05

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General Characteristics and Status
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1987
Observed properties
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Geographic
Elevation (average)
1.00msl
Elevation (min)
-2.00msl
Elevation (max)
10.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
US LTER (LTER-NAM-US-4)This site is a verified "US LTER" member.
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