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Document Type: Contract Report
Center: NWFSC
Document ID: 6588
Title: Environmental monitoring of the Manchester naval fuel pier replacement, Puget Sound, Washington
Author/Editor: Douglas B. Dey
Publication Year: 1991
Publisher: National Marine Fisheries Service
Contracting Agency: U.S. Department of the Navy, Naval Facilities Engineering Command. Silverdale, Washington
Contract Number: N62474-91-MP-00758
Pages: 60
Date: 11/01/1991

In February 1991, the Habitat Investigations Program of the Coastal Zone and Estuarine Studies (CZES) Division, in cooperation with the U.S. Navy, began monitoring to assess environmental conditions at the project site before, during, and after fuel pier replacement.  Major elements of the program include water quality, eelgrass distribution and density, juvenile salmonid migrations, and fish abundance.