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Chowan River Bottom Survey - Plate 19

The Chowan River bottom survey was conducted using a 600 kHz side scan sonar system to distinguish bottom features within a sample section of the Chowan River. Bottom features include woody debris, submerged aquatic vegetation, and various hard structures. For more information regarding this methodology and its application please contact the Center for Coastal Resources Management at 804-684-7386 or ccrm@vims.edu.

Note: This was only performed for one segment of the Chowan located at Plate 19 on the index.