East Marshes
Substrate: The coastline contains moist sediment with Spartina grasses and healthy ribbed mussel clumps on the embankments.

Wildlife: Waders, passerines, migratory shorebirds, odonates, butterflies.

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2020 Report

Substrate: The coastline contains moist sediment with Spartina grasses and healthy ribbed mussel clumps on the embankments.

Wildlife: Waders, passerines, migratory shorebirds, odonates, butterflies.

Status: Healthy ribbed mussel clumps line the eastern shoreline. Dense macroalgae (Ulva lactuca; Grasilaria) growth was observed in mid-summer along the coastline.

2019 Report

Substrate: Moist sediment with Spartina grasses and ribbed mussel clumps on the embankments.

Wildlife: Waders, passerines, migratory shorebirds.

Status: Some erosion to the shoreline, especially near the Osprey Platform and North End Beach.

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