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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP)

New Director of St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science CenterUSGS teams up with US Coast Guard to deploy seafloor instrumentsScience supports NPS in assessing coastal vulnerabilityIt's Field Season!New USGS Data Releases share seafloor data from field activitiesHurricane Season is Upon UsSummer is field season. Check out our field activities online!New video 'Pathways to the Abyss' visits deepwater marine habitatIdentifying sediment sources and sinks offshore Delmarva

New Director of St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

Dr. Cheryl J. Hapke has been selected to become the new Center Director for the St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center.

USGS teams up with US Coast Guard to deploy seafloor instruments

Seismologists are improving understanding of tectonic activity around the Puerto Rico Trench

Science supports NPS in assessing coastal vulnerability

New report reveals that $40 billion of National Park assets are at risk from sea-level rise

It's Field Season!

Field Activity Data Displays (FADD) provide comprehensive datasets and links to field activity summary pages.

New USGS Data Releases share seafloor data from field activities

Downloadable GIS data files and web services make multiple data layers available to anyone.

Hurricane Season is Upon Us

June marks the beginning of hurricane season. Learn the science that goes on behind the scenes before, during, and after a storm.

Summer is field season. Check out our field activities online!

See where we are working and what we are doing.

New video 'Pathways to the Abyss' visits deepwater marine habitat

USGS scientists are part of the team that is exploring mid-Atlantic Canyons located offshore of Virginia and Maryland

Identifying sediment sources and sinks offshore Delmarva

USGS team undertakes a 6-week geophysical survey to define the geologic framework of the Delmarva coastal system and link it to coastal vulnerability

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