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Barnegat Bay Restoration

Project Title: Barnegat Bay Restoration
Project Number: LJ00BWG
Project Chief:
Project Start Date: 01-OCT-2004
Project End Date: 30-SEP-2014
Project Link: Barnegat Bay Restoration

Project Objectives

The project will result in the coordination of an evaluation of six environmental indicators, and the preparation of content for the first "State of the Bay" report on these indicators, which will be published by the Barnegat Bay National Estuary Program Office. The selected environmental indicators evaluated to date include:

  • Submerged Aquatic Vegetation
  • Shellfish Beds
  • Bathing Beaches
  • Algal Blooms
  • Freshwater Inputs
  • Land Use/Land Cover
  • Shallow Groundwater Quality

Statement of Problem

Coordination is needed for the preparation of technical material to be published by the Barnegat Bay National Estuary Program as part of a report on environmental indicators.

Strategy and Approach

Tasks will involve compiling and editing data, text, graphics, tables, and other readily available information on indicators from various data-collection organizations. Initial written materials will be prepared by the following data collection organizations.

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