Document Type

Report

Department/Program

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Publication Date

4-1986

Abstract

On April 23 and 24, 1986 a survey was conducted by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) on the temporary easement (3.248 acres) for the construction of the proposed bridge over the Machipongo River in Accomack County, Virginia (Figure 1). The study was done at the request of the Virginia Department of Highways and Transportation, Suffolk, Virginia for Project 0182-001-102, RW-201.

The objective of this study was to determine the extent and value of the molluscan resource in· the temporary easement.

Keywords

Shellfish -- Virginia -- Machipongo River

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