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|date of photo Aug 23, 2006
location Crown Beach, Alameda (Alameda County, California, US)family Zosteraceaeplant community sandy shallow subtidalnotes This eelgrass bed on the west side of Alameda is unusual for SF Bay because it is annual. This photo is taken during an extreme low tide. This eelgrass bed is being studied to learn more about the genetics and population dynamics and is being used as a source for eelgrass restoration pilot projects.camera Canon 20D, 25mm, ISO 400contributor's ID # IMG_0300 photo category: Plant - annual/perennial
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Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)View Calflora record for Zostera marinaCheck the Plants Database (USDA website)View Encyclopedia of Life record for Zostera marinaView all photos in CalPhotos of Zostera marina Check Google Images for Zostera marina |
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