USGS - science for a changing world

Science Topics

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Podcasts/RSS

Marine aggregate resources and processes

http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/project-pages/aggregates/

Regional studies mapping the seafloor sedimentary character and assessing marine sand and gravel resources around the United States, to inform beach nourishment and coastal restoration, benthic habitat and sediment transport studies

by Coastal and Marine Geology Program
Related topics:
Field sampling, Geospatial datasets, Gravel deposits, Marine geology, Natural resource assessment, Nonmetallic mineral resources, Sand deposits, Sea-floor characteristics, Coastal zones, Continental margins
States or counties
Gulf of Mexico, North Atlantic, Northeast Pacific
Alternative formats of this information:
Compatible standard Format
FGDC-CSDGM Text XML JSON
CCM of Project Open Data JSON
ISO 19115 XML

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://www.usgs.gov/science//science/cite-view.php?cite=1653
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS