New Issue of Sound Waves OnlineStories about beach erosion, Quarternary geology, UAS mapping, time-series data, outreach activities, and new publications.
Beach Profiles for Fire Island Updated June 2016Elevation data along beach profiles have been measured quarterly since Hurricane Sandy made landfall in 2012.
Oceanographer briefs Coastal Communities CaucusThe briefing will help policy makers, emergency managers, and citizens to understand coastal hazards and improve coastal resilience.
Hurricane Season 2016: New models help predict storm effectsUSGS models predict, more precisely than ever, where beach erosion and beachfront flooding will take place during hurricanes and other storms.
Degradation and Conservation of Western Atlantic Coral ReefsA new article gives a geological perspective on the degradation and conservation of western Atlantic coral reefs.
Up to 70 Percent of Northeast U.S. Coast May Adapt to Rising SeasNew model corrects assumption that drowning is only scenario for low-lying coasts
Linking Coastal Processes and VulnerabilityData Release:Terrestrial-based Lidar Beach Topography of Fire Island, NY
Watch the video: Atlantic Canyons: Pathways to the AbyssExplore deepwater marine habitats through video and interviews with scientists
June is National Ocean MonthJune marks National Oceans Month, a month dedicated to recognizing the natural beauty and importance of Earth's oceans and coasts.