Ecological Monitoring at Race Rocks

Link to  references on the Ecoreserves.bc.ca site on Ecological Monitoring

centrelargeandislepegsTransect Peg locations at Race Rocks image040Belt Transects from Peg 15 2003 with kite diagrams and photo records.

Ragen and Tara with Garry

Ragen and Tara with Garry Peg 15 Transect, 1999

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An Underwater Transect.

econichemodelEcological Niche Models halosaccion

  Models of Intertidal Zonation of Halosaccion Glandiforme:

Also this link

anthopleura graph

 Ecological Niche of Anthopleura elegantissima at Race Rocks.

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(Protocol) Marine Bird Monitoring at Race Rocks Ecological Reserve
brendatransectTransects on The West Side of Race Rocks
BioquestlogoTransects as a Tool for Collaborative Learning ( A BioQuest Project

RESEARCH IN OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD USING TRANSECTS

The following are links to sites with information on Ecological Transects.

Offwell Woodland and Wildlife Trust:
A good site with Ecological Sampling Methods
http://www.countrysideinfo.co.uk/biol_sampl_cont.htm
An On-line Rocky Intertidal Transect
Conducted at the Outer Island Unit of the
Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge
(Long Island Sound, Connecticut)
http://web.ccsu.edu/faculty/penniman/intertidal/Main.htm
Rapid Ecological Assessment
Mayflower Bocawina National Park, Stann Creek District, Belize
http://biological-diversity.info/mayflower_method.htm

Volcano Succession Mt. St. Helen’s – This database has a number of images taken over a period of time of different successional stages in several ecosystems at Mount St. Helen’s . The images could be used with NIH Image to quantify the effects of the “environmental gradient” time.
http://content.lib.washington.edu/mtsthelensweb/index.html