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USGS Oceanographer to Present Residual Oil ResearchSpecial Issue of <i>Oceanography</i>Climate Change Reduces Coral Reefs' Ability to Protect CoastsTracking Estuarine Response to Elwha Dam RemovalSea-level Rise Hazards and Decision SupportCapturing Coastal Change in Action Along Alaska's North SlopeUSGS Coastal Elevation Data: Seamless Topobathymetry ProductsNew Marine Facility Chief Is Announced on the West CoastAlaska Coastal Erosion Threatens Infrastructure

USGS Oceanographer to Present Residual Oil Research

Soupy Dalyander presents USGS research into the movement and seafloor interaction of sand and oil agglomerates

Special Issue of Oceanography

USGS researchers co-author several articles in "Emerging Themes in Ocean Acidification Science"

Climate Change Reduces Coral Reefs' Ability to Protect Coasts

New paper gives guidance for assessing how climate change will affect coral reef's ability to mitigate coastal hazards.

Tracking Estuarine Response to Elwha Dam Removal

Monitoring response to the largest dam removal in North America is vital for understanding ecosystem function.

Sea-level Rise Hazards and Decision Support

Science to assess the potential impacts of sea-level rise and tools for decision-making

Capturing Coastal Change in Action Along Alaska's North Slope

Time-lapse video captures some of the highest rates of coastal erosion in the nation.

USGS Coastal Elevation Data: Seamless Topobathymetry Products

Vital information for sensitive coastal regions.

New Marine Facility Chief Is Announced on the West Coast

Jenny White selected as the new Marine Operations Superintendent for the Marine Facility, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Santa Cruz, CA.

Alaska Coastal Erosion Threatens Infrastructure

A USGS Report states that the remote northern Alaska coast has some of the highest shoreline-erosion rates in the nation.

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