Preparing for a day of sampling on Grizzly Bay

A photograph shows a boat sitting at a dock, with tall grasses in the foreground and the setting sun in the distance.

Detailed Description

Scientists from the USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center in their vessel jewell, docked at Belden's Landing Water Access Facility on Montezuma Slough. They are preparing for a day of sampling on Grizzly Bay, where they study how sediment moves through sensitive coastal environments.

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Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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Location Taken: CA, US

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Sediment transport in coastal environments
Summary of the USGS project.