USGS Leads Research Expedition to Deep-sea Escanaba Trough
BOEM, NOAA, and others join the USGS on a three-week journey to study this hydrothermal seafloor system
Deep Dive: Hydrothermal Systems in Escanaba Trough
Learn about the deep-sea region being studied by the USGS and collaborators
Deep Dive: Marine Geology in Escanaba Trough
Learn about the segment of the seafloor spreading center where the USGS and partners are leading submersible dives
USGS Drifter Found on a Scotland Beach
. . . nearly 40 years after its release in the Arctic Ocean!
California Deepwater Investigations and Groundtruthing
BOEM, USGS, and State of CA consider the implications and potential impacts of wind energy development miles offshore of Morro Bay
Finding Evidence of Ancient Waves on Mars
Scientists found evidence that ripples seen on lakebed deposits in Gale Crater were likely caused by waves at the lake surface
Climate Science Champions
USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center scientists featured in video series
Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
We conduct multidisciplinary scientific research in the coastal and offshore areas of California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Hawaii, and other US Pacific Islands; and in other waterways of the United States.