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Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources

About

Scientists and technical staff within the USGS Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources Program study coastal and ocean resources from shorelines and estuaries to the continental shelf and deep sea, providing expertise, tools, products, and data that address and inform a broad array of resource challenges facing our Nation.

What We Do

USGS team and R/V Savannah crew prepare to lower the quadpod deployed at the offshore

Scientists and technical staff within the USGS Coastal/Marine Hazards and Resources Program study coastal and ocean resources from shorelines and estuaries to the continental shelf and deep sea, providing expertise, tools, products, and data that address and inform a broad array of resource challenges facing our Nation.