Mapping of dynamic beach, flood hazard limit, nearshore bathymetry and biodiversity for the Wasaga Beach and Collingwood Shoreline


Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority

Project Lead

Hendrick Amo, Manager GIS/IT

Project Dates


Project Location

Wasaga Beach and Collingwood coastal area

Project Parameters

  • Bathymetry data from 0.5m-5m depth
  • Location, extent, and potential function of macrophyte beds
  • Macrophyte species
  • Vegetation species
  • Vegetation communities
  • Coastal marsh health


  • Transects taken once at approximately 25m intervals in summer and autumn
  • Documented once between Aug 15 – Oct 19, 2016

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