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Project: Improved understanding of ocean acidification and effects of eelgrass

Description: To understand and quantify seagrass buffering of estuarine acidification compared to the open ocean and explore the implication for oyster aquaculture development and operation and eelgrass management in Humboldt Bay

Reference Number: 0540C0302300

Implemented By: Humboldt State University Sponsored Programs Foundation

Objective: To contribute insight valuable to the operation and development of aquaculture and the management of eelgrass in Humboldt Bay.

Type: Monitoring, Research/Planning (including Science)

Total Cost: $649,958.00

Project Status: Complete but Not Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 7/31/2020    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: Humboldt

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 84, Ocean Protection Council3/15/2017$649,958.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
MonitoringWater Quality: Constituents -- Dissolved Organic Carbon  
MonitoringWater Quality: Constituents -- Salinity  
Research/Planning (including Science)Subsidence Reversal/Carbon Sequestration  


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