St. Marks NWR Information
Wetland Category: Salt Marsh
NWI Classification: E2EM1P
Latitude:   30.082009 Longitude:   -84.171764

Image Data
Date: 01/05/2005
Direction: South East
State: Florida
Country: USA
Location: St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge
Author(s): Larry Handley
Affiliation: USGS, National Wetlands Research Center

Description: Large tidal flats of emergent Salt Marsh flooded irregularly at high tide. The scattered hammocks are upland forested of pines, live oaks, and palmetto.
Conditions: Tide is out. Other than tidal channels the flats are flooded at high high tide on a less than daily basis.
Dominant Plants:   Scientific Name:
Spartina   Spartina alterniflora
Juncus   Juncus romerianus