Virginia Institute of Marine Science
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.
Shellfish -- Virginia -- Machipongo River
Mann, R., & Whitcomb, J. P. (1986) A survey of the temporary easement for construction of the proposed bridge over the Machipongo River. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. https://scholarworks.wm.edu/reports/2365