Research Programs have a primary focus of investigating processes related to coastal and marine environments and societal implications related to natural hazards, resource sustainability, and environmental change.
New Director of St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Dr. Cheryl J. Hapke has been selected to become the new Center Director for the St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center.
Hurricane Season is Upon Us
June marks the beginning of hurricane season. Learn the science that goes on behind the scenes before, during, and after a storm.
USGS staff meet with Federal partner agencies acquiring Lidar
The goal: to identify ways to streamline and improve procedures for transforming raw lidar data into useful data products.
Memorial Art Installation at USGS Science Center
Honoring the career of USGS scientist Asbury Sallenger
Geologic and Geophysical Methods Describe How Coasts Evolve
Understanding past coastal change in the northern Gulf of Mexico provides insight into modern and future trends.