These data are part of the Gulf Watch Alaska (GWA) long-term monitoring program and describe mussel sampling and observations conducted in the northern Gulf of Alaska. This dataset consists of six comma separated files (.csv): 1) mussel sampling site layout information, 2) mussel counts for mussels greater than 20 millimeters in a quadrat, 3) mussel size measurements for mussels greater than 20 millimeters in a quadrat, 4) mussel counts for all mussels collected from core samples, 5) mussel size frequencies for all mussels collected from core samples, and 6) list of Gulf Watch Alaska principal investigators and collaborators.
|Title||Intertidal Mussel (Mytilus) Data from Prince William Sound, Katmai National Park and Preserve, and Kenai Fjords National Park|
|Authors||National Park Service Southwest Alaska Inventory and Monitoring Network USGS Alaska Science Center, Kim Kloecker, Brenda E Ballachey, James L Bodkin, H. A. Coletti, T. A. Dean, Daniel N Esler, George G Esslinger, Daniel H Monson, J. Paszalek, Ben P Weitzman, M. LIndeberg|
|Product Type||Data Release|
|Record Source||USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog|
|USGS Organization||Alaska Science Center|