Recent Coastal and Marine Fieldwork - June 2018

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USGS scientists visited 11 coastal and offshore locations while monitoring beaches, marshes, and offshore areas, and testing new equipment. Here’s a quick overview of some fieldwork by our researchers.

This article is part of the June 2018 issue of the Sound Waves newsletter

Illustration of map of the United States has dots on it to show where recent fieldwork was completed.

Approximate locations of some recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork. Dark blue areas outline the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone; purple areas show U.S. Great Lakes waters. Map base: https://coastalmap.marine.usgs.gov.