Puget Sound Stream Benthos

Vashon Benthic Macroinvertebrate Sampling, Vashon Nature Center

2 square feet sampled from each of 4 riffles and composited into 1 sample. Collection done with a 12" by 12" Surber sampler with 500 micron mesh net.

Sampling began in August and September 2013 with one site on Judd Creek (JuddVNC1) and two sites on Fisher Creek (FisherVNC2 and 65B) and will continue annually as funding permits.

Questions about this sampling? Contact Bianca Perla at bianca.vnc@gmail.com.