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St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

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.

Soupy Dalyander presents USGS research into the movement and seafloor interaction of sand and oil agglomerates USGS researchers co-author several articles in "Emerging Themes in 
Ocean Acidification Science" Dr. Cheryl J. Hapke has been selected to become the new Center Director for the St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center. June marks the beginning of hurricane season. Learn the science that goes on behind the scenes before, during, and after a storm. The goal: to identify ways to streamline and improve procedures for transforming raw lidar data into useful data products.

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.

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.

Sound Waves
Monthly Newsletter

Map of Western Paciļ¬c Ocean, showing location of Mariana Trench and Kermadec Trench
Cover Story:
Scientists Investigate the Virtually Unexplored Mariana Trench

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