BAY GARDENE, LA - Station ID: 8761108

Established:Dec 16, 1980
Time Meridian:90° W
Present Installation:Dec 16, 1980
Date Removed:1988-07-12
Water Level Max (ref MHHW):5.72 ft. Oct 27, 1985
Water Level Min (ref MLLW):-3.83 ft. Feb 28, 1984
Mean Range:1.34 ft.
Diurnal Range:1.44 ft.
Latitude29° 35.9' N
Longitude89° 37.1' W
NOAA Chart#:11364
Met Site Elevation: ft. above
Today's Tides (LST/LDT)
graphical depiction of low tide
8:56 PM
low
11:21 AMhigh 1.2 ft.
8:56 PMlow 0.1 ft.

How to reach: To reach the tidal bench marks from the Pointe A La Hache Boat Basin, proceed by boat a short distance NE to Back Levee Canal, then SE on Back Levee Canal for 8 km (5 mi) to a spillway canal on the left, then east and NE along the spillway canal and bayous, past Clam Bay and out into Bay Law, then ENE across American Bay for 5.6 km (3.5 mi) to Triple Pass, and then NE across Bay Gardene for 3 km (2 mi) to the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Bay Gardene Camp. The bench marks are located near the camp and in the marsh to the west. The tide gage and staff were located at the NW corner of the camp's main dock and on the bulkhead, respectively.

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