USGS Researchers attend 11th Biennial Science Workshop at Fire Island National Seashore

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SPCMSC Research Geologist Jennifer Miselis and WHCMSC Research Geologist Erika Lentz will present USGS research at the 11th Biennial Science Workshop organized by the National Park Service (NPS) Fire Island National Seashore (FIIS).

The workshop showcases ongoing research in the park and the afternoon session will highlight research that has been undertaken since the landfall of Hurricane Sandy in 2012. The workshop is well-attended by the local public and will present an opportunity to engage directly with a variety of stakeholders. The title of the talk is “Understanding Resilience: Measuring, Monitoring, and Modeling Hurricane Sandy Impacts and Recovery from the Nearshore to the Breach to the Beach” and will be presented at the FIIS office in Patchogue, NY.