April/May 2018 Issue of Sound WavesRead stories about the effects of underwater mining, modern perspectives on gas hydrates, and more.
As Hurricane Season Opens, USGS Is ReadyUSGS Hurricane Response Met Challenges in 2017, Prepares for 2018
Evolution of a BreachUSGS tracks evolution of a Fire Island hurricane-made breach
Hurricane IrmaPre- and post-storm photos show coastal change caused by Hurricane Irma
USGS Scientist Meets Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen at Film DebutNew educational video features USGS contributing research that helps address the impacts of ocean acidification
Hurricane Sandy Fire Island Regional StudyNew data for understanding coastal processes and vulnerability
Sea Floor Erodes, Reefs Can't Keep UpCoastal communities lose protection as degrading coral reefs are outpaced by sea level rise
Sediment Data from Breton Island, LASediment data collected in 2014 and 2015 from Breton and Gosier Islands, Breton National Wildlife Refuge, LA
Beach Profiles for Fire Island Updated May 2017Elevation data along beach profiles have been measured quarterly since Hurricane Sandy made landfall in 2012.