USGS LSC - Northern Appalachian Research Lab - Delaware River Mussel Survey

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Survey for common, threatened, and endangered mussel species in the Delaware River watershed. USGS Leetown Science Center (LSC).


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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Galbraith, H.S., 2012, Phase 1 freshwater mussel survey and comparison to historical surveys at the Pond Eddy bridge, Delaware River, New York and Pennsylvania: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1224, 17 p.


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Occurrence; Observation


Heather Galbraith
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
  • Principal Investigator
Research Fishery Biologist
USGS Northern Appalachian Research Laboratory
176 Straight Run Road
16901 Wellsboro
+1 (570) 724-3322
Annie Simpson
  • Metadata Provider
biologist and information specialist
US Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Mailstop 302
20192 Reston
+1 703-648-4281
Derek Masaki
  • Processor
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Mail Stop 302
20192 Reston
+1 703-648-4365

Geographic Coverage

Delaware River watershed, including New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.

Bounding Coordinates South West [39.14, -76.49], North East [41.93, -74.02]

Taxonomic Coverage

Freshwater mussels.

Species Anodontoides ferussacianus, Anodonta implicata, Elliptio complanata (eastern elliptio mussel), Lampsilus cariosa (yellow lampmussel), Lampsilis radiata, Margaritifera margaritifera, Pyganodon cataracta, Strophitus undulatus, Utterbackia imbecillis, Alasmidonta heterodon (dwarf wedgemussel), Alasmidonta undulata, Alasmidonta varicosa (brook floater)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2000-01-01 / 2008-01-01

Project Data

No Description available

Title USGS Leetown Science Center - Northern Appalachian Research Lab - Delaware River Mussel Survey

The personnel involved in the project:

Derek Masaki
  • Processor

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