Quadrat sampling results!

18 09 2007

After a long hiatus from doing our project (because our teacher was occupied with other matters), we finally dug through the cobwebs to find our quadrat results from our previous monitoring sessions and here they are!

Averages (by date)

2-Apr

7-Apr

22-Apr

17-Jun

Total

           

Sediment Type / %

– sand

16.67

NIL

3.03

18.18

9.47

– mud

NIL

20

NIL

3.03

5.76

– sand/shell

66.67

NIL

93.94

66.67

56.82

– mud/sand/shell

16.67

20

NIL

6.06

10.68

– mud/sand

NIL

60

NIL

3.03

15.76

– mud/shell

NIL

NIL

3.03

3.03

1.52

% Seagrass Coverage

53.33

38.63

55.21

61.97

52.285

           

% Species Composition

– % of Thalassia

90

69

98.48

81.21

84.673

– % of Halophila

10

31

0

15.45

14.113

– % of Enhalus

0

0

1.52

3.33

1.2125

           

Canopy Height / cm

6.525

6.5676

6.7273

6.6066

           

% Algae Cover

49.167

7.8

32.818

11.364

34.092

           

% Epiphyte Cover

10

37

38.818

5.9697

22.947

This is in preparation of the presentation for this Saturday when we will be sharing our findings so far! Looking forward to it!(:

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