USACE, Key Biscayne 145-Acre Seagrass Assessment
Project TypeNon-Bank Project
LocationFlorida | Miami-Dade County
Sandy WaltersM: 305.924.0195
RES, formerly SWC, was charged with the highly-detailed assessment of submerged aquatic vegetation along shorelines associated with beach renourishment project. Work included a thorough review of the client-specified scope of work and field data sheets; oversight of full AAUS 4-person SCUBA dive team, boats, and operators conducting 143 transects with characterization, photos, and Braun Blanquet data was taken every five meters. The team prepared a final report that was fully approved by USACE.