Recent Fieldwork - August-October 2017

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USGS scientists visited more than 40 coastal and offshore locations in recent months, studying hurricane damage, coastal landslides, methane seeps, and much more.

This article is part of the August-October 2017 issue of the Sound Waves newsletter.

Approximate locations of some recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork.

Approximate locations of some recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork. Dark blue areas outline the US Exclusive Economic Zone; purple areas show US Great Lakes waters. Image credit: USGS

Here’s a quick overview of some recent fieldwork by our researchers.