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Stewarts Point

Click here for Biodiversity Survey findings

Stewarts Point is located in the North Central Coast region of California, within the Stewarts Point State Marine Reserve (SMR). This moderately sloping site consists of moderately uneven terrain, containing few cracks and folds. This site receives low visitation due to tricky access through Salt Point State Park.

Stewarts Point biodiversity survey overview

Stewarts Point is dominated by a mixture of consolidated bedrock, boulder fields, and cobble beach, and the area surrounding the site is comprised of a mixture of consolidated bedrock, boulder fields, and cobble beach. The primary coastal orientation of this site is south.

Stewarts Point biodiversity closeup

Biodiversity Surveys were done by University of California Santa Cruz in 2017, and 2021. The Biodiversity Survey grid encompasses one section that is approximately 30 meters (along shore) x 60 meters (seaward). Click here to view Biodiversity Survey findings at this site.

For more information about Stewarts Point, please contact Pete Raimondi (raimondi@ucsc.edu).