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Date published: June 21, 2019

Celebrate Oceans Month – USGS Science on the Seas

Our Earth is indeed a watery planet – nearly two-thirds of its surface is covered by water. And all but 3% of that water covers land submerged under the oceans. Our seas are the source of living and non-living resources that we rely on for food, recreation, protection from storms, energy and minerals, and so much more.

Date published: June 21, 2019

Unexpected Pathways

We've learned about the creatures, the bubbles, and the rocks of the seeps. Now, let's take a look at the gas itself, and a few unexpected surprises await us.

Date published: June 19, 2019

Source of the Seeps

BGS Scientist Diana Sahy and USGS Scientist Nancy Prouty give us the low-down on where these rocks we've been seeing are coming from and, in the process, reveal where the seeps themselves originate.

Date published: June 19, 2019

New Employment Opportunity

The St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center has an opening for an Information Specialist.

Date published: June 18, 2019

USGS SPCMSC staff participate in the Community for Data Integration Workshop 2019

Personnel from St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Center, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Center, Pacific Coastal and Marine Center, and Reston National Center participated in the DataBlast session at the Community for Data Integration Workshop, June 3–7, in Boulder, Colorado; presenting a poster titled "New Imagery Data System for Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources Program". 

Date published: June 18, 2019

Scientists commencing field experiment at Buck Island Reef National Monument in St. Croix, USVI

Ilsa Kuffner, Anesti Stathakopoulos, BJ Reynolds, and Nate Smiley will travel to St. Croix, USVI, to install a coral-growth experiment at Buck Island Reef National Monument.