Maine Geological Survey
Aerial image of causeway through the Sprague River marsh at Small Point and Bates-Morse Mountain Preserve during 2019 King Tide. Note that the predicted tide in Portland, ME was 11.7 ft MLLW. Observed water levels only reached 10.6 ft MLLW due to set-down from strong NW winds.
Project Name: King Tides 2019
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