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Sound Waves
Coastal and Marine Research News from Across the USGS

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the stories in Oct. - Dec. 2016 issue:
Oct. - Dec. 2016
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Low-altitude oblique photography taken before and after Hurricane Matthew shows the storm cut a new inlet between the Atlantic Ocean and the Matanzas River near St. Augustine, Florida
SE Beach Dunes Lost to Hurricane Matthew

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Cover Story
Before-and-After Photos: SE Beach Dunes Lost to Hurricane Matthew

News Briefs
News Briefs

Fieldwork
USGS Scientists Participate in Indian Ocean Gas Hydrates Drilling

Recent Fieldwork, October and November 2016

Research
New Maps from Old Photos: Measuring Coastal Erosion in California

In Search of a Solid Footing for Offshore Wind Turbines

Outreach
Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center Participates in the 2nd Annual Woods Hole Science Stroll

Meetings
Coastal and Marine Scientists Talk About the AGU Fall Meeting

A Spotlight on the Enigmatic Atlantic Canyons

USGS Participates in SACNAS National Conference

Awards
James Hein Wins Prestigious Moore Medal Award from the International Marine Minerals Society

International Recognition for Historic Elwha River Restoration

Staff
Visiting Russian Scholar Studying Ferromanganese Crusts and Nodules from the Arctic Ocean

Publications
Structured Decision Making in Barrier Island Restoration: Study Demonstrates the Potential for Informing Management Decisions and Guiding the Focus of Scientific Research

Recent Publications

Recent Highlights from Past Issues
deepwater vessel Chikyu
Potentially Producible Gas Hydrate Found in Indian Ocean

This screenshot of the USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal shows potential weather-inducedĀ coastal changes along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts
Scientists Bring Wave Action into the Picture

Pacific Ocean temperature differences during this winter
Coral Reefs, El Nino, and Climate Change: An Interview with Lauren Toth

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

Survey team on fantail of research vessel
Investigating the Offshore Queen Charlotte-Fairweather Fault System in Southeastern Alaska

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