Coral Reef "Oases"
New study provides clues to locate resilient reef communities
Lidar Derived Cross-Shore Profiles for U.S. Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Coasts
New paper describes the generation of this database, latest available profile elevations, and associated morphologic characteristics
Can coral restoration reverse long-term declines in coral reef growth?
New USGS-led research shows restoration could bring reef growth back to historic levels
Featured Video: Gulf of Mexico Groundwater Wells
A team heads out into the Gulf to check on a set of recently installed groundwater wells
Check out the latest Sound Waves Newsletter
Check out this issue for a compilation of research activities across both Wetlands Month and Ocean Month 2022.
USGS collaborates with local colleges, inspiring students to pursue marine science by taking them to sea
Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About the Ocean
For ocean month, explore some fun facts you might not know about the ocean!
Providing Data and Tools for Resilient Coastal Resources, Communities, and Economies
Department of the Interior Seminar
Get to know the science of the USGS St. Petersburg
New booklet provides a glimpse into the research conducted at the St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Featured Video: Secrets of the Sediments
Uncover the mystery of sediments on barrier islands
Sea-level rise may help shorebirds but could put communities at risk on Fire Island
St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
Research programs have a primary focus of investigating processes related to coastal and marine environments and societal implications related to natural hazards, resource sustainability, and environmental change.