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RECORD NUMBER: 226 OF 681
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Diamondback Track (Formerly Brackins Tract) Shoreline Restoration. 1992 Action Plan Demonstration Project.|
|CORP Author||Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation, Tampa, FL.;Tampa Bay National Estuary Program, St. Petersburg, FL.|
|Report Number||CE994287-92; TBNEP-18-96;|
|Additional Subjects||Tampa Bay ; Wetlands ; Coastal marshes ; Shorelines ; Erosion control ; Beach erosion ; Vegetation establishment ; Restoration ; Habitat restoration ; Revegetation ; Biological communities ; Species diversity ; Estuaries ; Shore protection ; Coastal zone management ; Florida ; National Estuary Program ; Exotic species ; Invasive plants ; Non-indigenous plants|
The Diamondback Tract, a parcel of coastal wetland habitat on Old Tampa Bay, was replanted with the goal of stabilizing an eroding shoreline, improving access for visitors, and creating an interpretive display of plants which tolerate coastal transitional zones between mongrove and upland plant communities.