Study site map.
A: Tomales Bay, CA, where selection and foraging behavior of GPS-tagged great egrets was investigated from 2017 to 2020. The three trapping locations are indicated with a line terminating at the location. Eelgrass is shown in dark gray and shellfish aquaculture infrastructure shown in black. B: Aerial photo looking southwest along the southern tip of Toms Point, showing a typical arrangement of shellfish aquaculture infrastructure and eelgrass beds (submerged vegetation bayward from shellfish gear). Copyright © ESRI. All rights reserved. Photo credit: Richard James/coastodian.org.