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NOAA's Restoration Center Collection
Catalog of Images

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A schematic that shows the unrestricted side of the marsh at Sachuest Point Salt Marsh.
1998
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A slide showing the restoration site at the Sachuest Point Marsh and where it is located within Narragansett Bay.
1998
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Sachuest Marsh, downstream looking at the unrestricted side of the healthy marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Sachuest Marsh, downstream looking at the unrestricted side of the healthy marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Sampling with a fish trap. The trap holds typical specimens of fish found in Sachuest Marsh including Mummichogs and American eels.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Sampling with a fish trap. The trap holds typical specimens of fish found in Sachuest Marsh including Mummichogs and American eels.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Sachuest Marsh, downstream looking at the unrestricted side of the healthy marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Sachuest Marsh, downstream looking at the unrestricted side of the healthy marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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The main tidal creek of Maidford River that enters Sachuest Marsh near Third Beach.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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The main tidal creek of Maidford River that enters Sachuest Marsh near Third Beach.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Looking out toward Sakonnet River, an outlet of the main tidal creek of Sachuest Marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Pre restoration images of the the restricted culvert.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Pre restoration images of the the restricted culvert.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Pre restoration images of the the restricted culvert.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Pre restoration images of the the restricted culvert.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Just upstream of the culvert, on the restricted side of the marsh, showing the remnant healthy side of the marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Just upstream of the culvert, on the restricted side of the marsh, showing the remnant healthy side of the marsh, fall or winter.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
1217 thumbnail picture
Looking upstream at the restricted side of the Phragmites dominated marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Looking upstream at the restricted side of the Phragmites dominated marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A small tide pool borders the marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Looking toward the road from the restricted side of the marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A portion of the marsh dominated by Cattails.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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An aerial shows the marsh before it was altered by construction of a road passing through the marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI Circa 1940
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Shows the marsh after construction of the road divided the marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI Circa 1970
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Sachuest Marsh, Phragmites at high tide.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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The healthy, undisturbed downstream portion of Sachuest Marsh.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A main tidal creek.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A main tidal creek.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Third Beach.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. A seine is used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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Fish sampling at Sachuest Marsh. Fyke nets were used to sample resident populations of fish before and after the restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A color infrared aerial of Sachuest Marsh looking upstream and downstream prior to restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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A Phragmites dominated area of Sachuest Marsh, pre restoration.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI 1998
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The beginning of the excavation work to replace the culvert. The culvert if to the left of the flag.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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This image shows cutting through a water pipe that allowed workers to continue the restoration work.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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Excavation showing where the culvert will be placed.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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Pre excavation, the pink flags show the area to be excavated.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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Pre excavation, the pink flags show the area to be excavated.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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The old culvert prior to excavation on the upstream side of the road.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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Excavation showing where the culvert will be placed.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998
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The first in a series of images that shows the construction phase of placing the new culvert at Sachuest Marsh. The new 36 "culverts were installed where the road crosses the main creek. In this image rock is placed to fortify the bank before placing the culverts.
Sachuest Point Marsh, Newport County, RI March 1998

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