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Baywide Benthic Database

Data Type: Benthos, sediment images

Geographic Extent: Chesapeake Bay and tidal tributaries

Date Range: 1975-present

Data is currently being collected under the following grants: CB98361804, CB98385303, CB98382503

Alert: Due to changes in benthic IBI calculation protocol, we have recalculated all benthic IBI data. If you have downloaded data prior to January 21, 2003, you should download the new IBI data. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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