EMERSON POINT.COASTAL UPLAND.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF SITE:
Flat area with sparse trees but dense grasses. No soil evident at surface. Pavement and roadnext to area.
Coarse, sandy soil with some larger sand particles.
Dog-walking / cycling / walking / bird-watching / canoeing / conservation activity (guycleaning the road & moving stuff with tractor)
Size = 3m x 3m
Quadrat Number: Plant Identified: Percentage Cover:
Q1 grasses (3 different species) 40%shrubs (4 species) 35%trees (1 species) 10%climbing plants (1 species) 5%short plants (3 species) 5%tall plant (1 species) 5%Q2 trees (2 species) 40%grasses (3 species) 30%shrubs (3 species) 20%short plants (2 species) 10%Q3 shrubs (3 species) 30%trees (2 species) 25%tall plants (3 species) 20%short plants (3 species) 10%grasses (4 species) 25%Percentage cover is approximate.Tree species include: cabbage palm, saw palmettoShort plants include: Black-eyed Susan, Late Bonniset, ferns
Birds spotted in/around the pond, adjacent to the plant-diversity-sampling sites.