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.
Hurricane Joaquin Storm Response
The USGS National Assessment of Storm-Induced Coastal Change Hazards group is responding to the potential U.S. landfall of Hurricane Joaquin.
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"
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.