Plum Island Long-Term Ecological Research Site


Site Resources:






School Yard

Links to other LTER sites

Weather Station
(Field House Web Site)

PIE LTER Brochure

Local Environmental Conditions

The following links contain information about local environmental conditions in the Plum Island Sound area:

PIE-LTER maintains a weather station on the grounds of the Marshview Farm Field Station, Newbury, MA. Near real-time data are available at: PIE-LTER Weather Station

Plum Island Sound Water Quality
PIE-LTER maintains several YSI water quality sondes in Plum Island Sound and the Parker River. Monitored parameters include temperature, conductivity, salinity, depth and dissolved oxygen (concentration and % saturation).
Data is available by year at: PIE-LTER Water Column

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement #OCE-9726921, #OCE-0423565, #OCE-1058747, #OCE-1238212. 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.