Native SpeciesBladder wrack

Fucus vesiculosus
FOUND by BAAM
2012-05-29
Biddeford
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Field Notes
I see hear and smell the ocean.
A sketch of our study site.
Supporting Evidence
Photo of my evidence.
Each branch divides into two over and over and over.
Photo of my evidence.
Alga grows up to 1 meter long.
Photo of my evidence.
Alga is olive green-brown.
Species Observation: Species Looked For
Did you find it?: 
I think I found it
Scientific name:
Fucus vesiculosus
Common name:
Bladder wrack
Is it alive?: 
All alive
Count of individuals: 
1-10
Coverage: 
Between 1/2 and 3/4
Reproduction: 
Vegetative structures (plants)
How big is it?: 
Greater than 10 cm
Is it male or female?: 
Can't tell
Sampling method: 
Quadrat (user-placement)
Photo of our sampling method.
Place Studied
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Latitude: 
N 43.439950 °
Longitude: 
W -70.343485 °
Observation Site Information
A photo of our study site.
Habitat: 
Coastal - Beach or dune
Trip Information
Name:
What is in our Tide Pools?
Trip date: 
Tue, 2012-05-29 09:19
Town or city: 
Biddeford
Type of investigation: 
Species and Habitat Survey
Ecosystem: 
Coastal
Watershed: 
Saco
Time of low tide: 
Tue, 2012-05-29 09:43
Habitat Observations
Species diversity: 
6 different species
Evidence of vectors: 
Boats
Paved road
People
Recent disturbance
Water temperature: 
15.0°C
pH: 
Dissolved oxygen: 
Salinity: 
30.0ppt
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