Native SpeciesIrish moss

Chondrus crispus
FOUND by MDSciGr2
2018-05-07
Waldo, ME
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Quality checked by M.P
Peer reviewed by A.G
Field Notes
I see rocks,water,bubbles,wood,leaves,fish and spiders. I hear,water,yelling,the wind, frogs, talking. I smell wind,plants, the others near me. I wonder, why do we look for animals, why do we have to look for the animals around us.
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
It looks like moss and the picture in the book.
Photo of my evidence.
It grows on a rock and in water.
Photo of my evidence.
It's light green on the end.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Chondrus crispus
Common name:
Irish moss
Count of individuals: 
20-50
Coverage: 
Between 1/2 and 3/4
Reproduction: 
Flower (plants)
How big is it?: 
Greater than 10 cm
Is it male or female?: 
Sampling method: 
Net
Transect
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 44.470900 °
Longitude: 
W -69.044000 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Freshwater - In a stream or river
Trip Information
Name:
Wescott Stream Spring
Trip date: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 09:54
Town or city: 
Waldo, ME
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Freshwater
Watershed: 
Eastern Coastal
MIDAS Code: 
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
5 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Walking trail
People
Recent disturbance
Water temperature: 
17.0°C
pH: 
6.0
Dissolved oxygen: 
4.0mg/L
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