Plum Island Ecosystems Long-Term Ecological Research Site


Site Resources:






School Yard

Links to other LTER sites

Weather Station
(Field House Web Site)

PIE LTER Brochure

Long Term Monitoring Sites

Map of Long-Term Monitoring Sites

Site Description:
PIE-LTER has collected data from a variety of long-term monitoring short frequency sites: three estuarine water quality stations and one meteorological station. The estuarine water quality stations are YSI 6600 datasondes. Locations of the sondes have been in the Parker River at the Middle Rd. Bridge, Parker River at Rt 1A and in Plum Island Sound at the Ipswich Bay Yacht Club. The meteorological station is currently located at the Marshview Farm Field Station.

Data file of latitude and longitude for all PIE-LTER sampling sites

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement #OCE-9726921, #OCE-0423565, #OCE-1058747. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.