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USGS Tracks Historic Lake Ontario FloodingMud sheds light on San Francisco Bay area earthquake hazardsUSGS Scientist Meets Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen at Film DebutNew Land Created by Slide on Big Sur Coast is ErodingNew Issue of Sound Waves OnlineAs Hurricane Season Opens, USGS Is ReadyUSGS maps, measures huge landslide on California's Big Sur coastHurricane Sandy Fire Island Regional Study

USGS Tracks Historic Lake Ontario Flooding

On July 10, USGS scientists will conduct fieldwork along a flood-impacted stretch of New York's Lake Ontario shoreline using unmanned aerial systems.

Mud sheds light on San Francisco Bay area earthquake hazards

In this public lecture, USGS geophysicist Janet Watt explains her study of core samples collected from beneath the bottom of San Pablo Bay, CA

USGS Scientist Meets Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen at Film Debut

New educational video features USGS contributing research that helps address the impacts of ocean acidification

"Reducing Risk Where Tectonic Plates Collide"

USGS publishes a new blueprint that can help make subduction zone areas more resilient

New Land Created by Slide on Big Sur Coast is Eroding

The large slide buried Highway 1, created 13 acres of new land; but from May 27 to June 13, the seaward edge of the landslide retreated about 16 ft.

New Issue of Sound Waves Online

Stories about forecasting storm impacts, disappearing beaches, deep-water ROV dives, outreach, meetings, and more.

As Hurricane Season Opens, USGS Is Ready

Scientists work in the field before, during and after landfall to improve forecasting and recovery

USGS maps, measures huge landslide on California's Big Sur coast

USGS scientists estimate the slide buried Hwy 1 more than 20 meters deep and added more than 50,000 square meters of new land to the coast.

Hurricane Sandy Fire Island Regional Study

New data for understanding coastal processes and vulnerability

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