Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Recent Coastal and Marine Fieldwork - November-December 2017

Last month USGS scientists visited more than 13 coastal and offshore locations—plus one very much onshore location—studying hurricane damage, an underwater earthquake fault, a major western reservoir, and much more.

This article is part of the November-December 2017 issue of the Sound Waves newsletter

Here’s a quick overview of some recent fieldwork by our researchers.

Recent Fieldwork Map November-December 2017
Approximate locations of some recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork. Dark blue areas outline the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone; purple areas show U.S. Great Lakes waters. Image credit: USGS