Sandy beach power analysis

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USDI National Park Service
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Area/s of Research
Natural Marine Resources

Investigators from UCSB and NPS staff will collaborate to accomplish the following specific objectives:

Phase 1 Objectives

  1. Compile all sandy beach data collected at CHIS and create summary graphics. Present summary to CHIS staff.
  2. Conduct power analysis on the data, examining power to detect change under a range of scenarios. Prepare a resource brief (1-2 pages) of important findings and present summary to CHIS management.
  3. Based on results and CHIS feedback, prepare recommendations for future sandy beach monitoring.
  4. Prepare final report summarizing data, findings and recommendations.