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Coastal and Marine Research News from Across the USGS

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Feb. / Mar. 2016
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Scientists aboard  Alaska Department of Fish and Game research vessel collaborated in seafloor mapping for multiple projects
Mystery Solved: Seafloor Mapping Reveals Cause of 1964 Alaskan Tsunami

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Research
cover story:
50-Year-Old Mystery Solved: Seafloor Mapping Reveals Cause of 1964 Tsunami that Destroyed Alaskan Village

Local Research with Global Effects: Coastal Scientists Study El Nino in Northern California

Outreach
Second Phase of Photo and Video Portal Completed

Awards
'Atlantic Canyons' Interagency Study Team Receives Excellence in Partnering Award

Staff
A Childhood Love for Plants Becomes a Career in Wetland Science

Publications
New Map Series Shows Physical Characteristics of the Seabed and the Distribution of Geologic Substrates off Boston, Massachusetts

Recent Publications List

Recent Highlights from Past Issues
Survey team on fantail of research vessel
Investigating the Offshore Queen Charlotte-Fairweather Fault System in Southeastern Alaska

Northern U.S. Atlantic margin, showing major canyons that cut through the continental shelf, seeps, and piston cores
Sampling Atlantic Margin Methane Seeps and Plumes

Erosion of the coastal bluff on Barter Island, 2011.
Northern Alaska Coastal Erosion Threatens Habitat and Infrastructure

Map of Western Paciļ¬c Ocean, showing location of Mariana Trench and Kermadec Trench
Scientists Investigate the Virtually Unexplored Mariana Trench

Sea stars are suffering from a wasting disease epidemic in which they lose limbs and literally disintegrate in a matter of days
Virus Calculated as Culprit Killing Sea Stars

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