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Recently Published Articles
Bratton, J.F., Böhlke, J.K., Manheim, F.T., and Krantz, D.E., 2004, Ground water beneath coastal bays of the Delaware Peninsula; ages and
nutrients: Ground Water (special issue), v. 42, no. 7, p. 1021-1034.
Bratton, J.F., Crusius, J.F., Meunier, J.K., Spruill, T.B., and Wrege, B.M., 2004, Use of continuous resistivity profiling to detect low-salinity ground water beneath the Upper Neuse River Estuary, North Carolina [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), Fall Meeting Supplement, v. 85, no. 47, abstract H24A-04 [go to URL http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm04/waisfm04.html and search on "bratton"].
Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay; June 1998 to May 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 96 [DVD-ROM].
Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., and Bothner, M.H., 2004, Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay; May to September 1999; May to September 2000; and October 2001 to February 2002: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 97.
Cable, J.E., Martin, J.B., Swarzenski, P.W., Lindenberg, M.K., 2004, Advection within shallow pore waters of a coastal lagoon, Florida: Ground Water, v. 42, p. 1011-1020.
Chen, Z., Hu, C., Clayton, T., Muller-Karger, F., and Brock, J., 2004, Application of SeaWiFS imagery in monitoring Chesapeake Bay water quality; a preliminary examination: National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, 1st, Lake Buena Vista, FL, December 6-10, 2004, Conference Abstracts, p. 71.
Chuanmin Hu, Z.C., Clayton, T.D., Swarzenski, P., Brock, J.C., and Muller-Karger, F.E., 2004, Assessment of estuarine water quality indicators using MODIS medium-resolution bands; initial results from Tampa Bay, Florida: Remote Sensing of Environment, v. 93, p. 423-441.
Crusius, J., Bothner, M.H., and Summerfield, C.K., 2004, Bioturbation depths, rates and processes in Massachusetts Bay sediments inferred from modeling of 210Pb and 239+240Pu profiles: Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 61, no. 4, p. 643-655.
Crusius, J., Koopmans, D.J., Ryckman, L., Charette, M., Halloran, K., Kroeger, K., Henderson, P., Bratton, J.F., Colman, J., and Masterson, J., 2004, Submarine groundwater discharge to Salt Pond (MA) estimated from continuous 222Rn measurements [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), Fall Meeting Supplement, v. 85, no. 47, abstract H24A-06 [go to URL http://www.agu.org/meetings/fm04/waisfm04.html and search on "crusius"].
Garrison, V.H., Rogers, C.S., Beets, J., and Friedlander, A.M., 2004, The habitats exploited and the species trapped in a Caribbean island trap fishery: Environmental Biology of Fishes, v. 71, p. 247-260.
Gibbs, Ann, Grossman, Eric, Logan, Josh, Cochran-Marquez, Susan, Storlazzi, Curt, Field, Mike, Payton, Adina, and Street, Joseph, 2004, Seafloor habitat mapping and oceanographic studies in the Kona Coast national parks: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-10, 2004, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 124, abstract 45-7 [CD-ROM; URL http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/abstract_79346.htm].
Griffin, D.W., Donaldson, K.A., Paul, J.H., and Rose, J.B., 2004, Pathogenic human viruses in coastal waters: Clinical Microbiology Reviews, v. 16, no. 1, p. 129-143.
Griffin, D.W., and Kellogg, C.A., 2004, Dust storms and their impact on ocean and human health: EcoHealth, v. 1, no. 3, p. 284-295.
Harris, M.S., Brock, J.C., Duffy, M., Wright, C.W., and Nayegandhi, A., 2003, Lidar applications for vital signs monitoring at Assateague Island National Seashore: Restore America's Estuaries Inaugural National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration, Baltimore, MD, April 13-16, 2003, Proceedings [CD-ROM].
Holcomb, R.T., and Robinson, J.E., 2004, Maps of Hawaiian Islands Exclusive Economic Zone interpreted from GLORIA sidescan-sonar imagery: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2824.
Lipp, E.K., and Griffin, D.W., 2004, Analysis of coral mucus as an improved medium for detection of enteric microbes and determining patterns of sewage contamination in reef environments: EcoHealth, v. 1, no. 3, p. 317-323.
Lisle, J.T., 2004, Significance of native microbial populations in ASR storage zones [PowerPoint presentation] in Proceedings, Aquifer Storage Recovery IV; Science, Technology, Management and Policy: Florida Geological Survey Special Publication 54 [CD-ROM].
Manheim, F.T., Krantz, D.E., and Bratton, J.F., 2004, Studying ground water under Delmarva coastal bays using electrical resistivity: Ground Water (special issue), v. 42, no. 7, p. 1052-1068.
Martin, J.B., Cable, J.E., Swarzenski, P.W., and Lindenberg, M.K., 2004, Enhanced submarine ground water discharge from mixing of pore water and estuarine water: Ground Water, v. 42, p. 1000-1010.
McCrory, P.A., Danforth, W.W., O'Brien, T.F., and Foster, D.S., 2004, Archive of sidescan-sonar data and DGPS navigation data collected during cruise 97013, Washington Shelf, 6 July-14 July 1997: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-508 [DVD-ROM].
Moore, L.J., Jol, H.M., Kruse, S., Vandenburg, S., and Kaminsky, G.M., 2004, Annual layers revealed by GPR in the subsurface of a prograding coastal barrier, southwest Washington, U.S.A.: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 74, no. 5, p. 690-696.
Normark, W.R., and McGann, Mary, 2004, Late Quaternary deposition in the inner basins of the California continental borderland-part A. Santa Monica Basin: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5183 [URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2004/5183/].
Pendleton, E.A., Thieler, E.R., Williams, S.J., and Beavers, R.L., Coastal vulnerability assessment of Padre Island National Seashore (PAIS) to sea-level rise: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1090 [URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1090/].
Poppe, L.J., Smith, S.M., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2004, Glacial features and sediment transport processes in eastern Long Island and western Block Island Sounds [abs.]: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-10, 2004, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 290, abstract 120-17 [CD-ROM; URL http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/abstract_73899.htm].
Scanlon, K.M., Coleman, F.C., Koenig, C.C., Twichell, D.C., and Halley, R.B., 2004, Landscape modification and sediment mixing by red grouper and other fish on the West Florida Shelf [abs.]: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-10, 2004, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 302, abstract 124-13 [CD-ROM; URL http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/abstract_77931.htm].
Sherwood, C.R., Carniel, S., Cavaleri, L., Chiggiato, J., Das, H., Doyle, J.D., Harris, C.K., Niedoroda, A.W., Pullen, J., Reed, C.W., Russo, A., Sclavo, M., Signell, R.P., Traykovski, P., and Warner, J.C., 2004, Sediment dynamics in the Adriatic Sea investigated with coupled models: Oceanography, v. 17, no. 4, p. 58-69.
Shinn, E.A., 2004, The mixed value of environmental regulations; do acroporid corals deserve endangered species status?: Marine Pollution Bulletin, v. 49, p. 531-533 [requested editorial].
Shinn, E.A., Griffin, D.W., Kellogg, C.A., Garrison, V.H., and Holmes, C.W., 2004, Atmospheric deposition of African dust in the Everglades and Florida Bay ecosystem: National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, 1st, Lake Buena Vista, FL, December 6-10, 2004, Conference Abstracts, p. 389.
Snyder, N.P., Rubin, D.M., Alpers, C.N., Childs, J.R., Curtis, J.A., Flint, L.E., and Wright, S.A., 2004, Estimating accumulation rates and physical properties of sediment behind a dam; Englebright Lake, Yuba River, northern California: Water Resources Research, v. 40, W11301, doi:10.1029/2004WR003279, 2004 [URL http://www.agu.org/journals/wr/wr0411/2004WR003279/].
Swarzenski, P.W., 2004, Submarine groundwater discharge-its role in coastal processes and as a potential new proxy for ecosystem restoration: National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, 1st, Lake Buena Vista, FL, December 6-10, 2004, Conference Abstracts, p. 422.
Swithinbank, C., Williams, R.S., Jr., Ferrigno, J.G., Foley, K.M., Rosanova, C.E., and Dalide, L.M., 2004, Coastal-change and glaciological map of the Eights Coast area, Antarctica, 1972-2001: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Series Map I-2600-E, 11 p., scale 1:1,000,000 [URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/imap/2600/].
Twichell, D.C., Hanson, A.D., Cross, V.A., and Rudin, M.J., 2004, Sediment accumulations on the bottom of Lake Mead; a 70-year record of depositional processes [abs.]: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-10, 2004, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 551, abstract 238-11 [CD-ROM; URL http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/abstract_75688.htm].
Twichell, D.C., Schwab, W.C., and Kenyon, N.H., 2004, Review of recent depositional processes on the Mississippi Fan, Gulf of Mexico [abs.]: Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, November 7-10, 2004, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 5, p. 303, abstract 124-17 [CD-ROM; URL http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2004AM/finalprogram/abstract_75716.htm].
Publications Submitted for Director's Approval
Baskaran, M., and Swarzenski, P.W., Is the extraction of thorium onto MnO2-coated filter cartridges uniform?: Marine Chemistry.
Buster, N.A., and Holmes, C.W., Skeletal architecture and magnesium content within the coral Montastraea faveolata: Coral Reefs.
Cable, J.E., Martin, J.B., Swarzenski, P.W., Lindenberg, M.K., Advection within shallow pore waters of a coastal lagoon, Florida: Ground Water.
Condie, S.A., and Sherwood, C.R., Sediment distribution and transport across the continental shelf and slope under idealized wind forcing: Progress in Oceanography.
Cross, V.A., Foster, D.S., and Bratton, J.F., Integration of continuous resistivity profiling and seismic-reflection data in the near-shore environment [abs.]: Coastal GeoTools '05, Myrtle Beach, SC, March 7-10, 2005.
Draut, A.E., Rubin, D.M., Dierker, J.L., Fairley, H.C., Griffiths, R.E., Hazel, J.E., Jr., Hunter, R.E., Kohl, Keith, Leap, L.M., Nials, F.L., Topping, D.J., and Yeatts, Michael, Sedimentology and stratigraphy of the Palisades, Lower Comanche, and Arroyo Grande areas of the Colorado River corridor, Grand Canyon, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report.
Flocks, J.G., Ferina, N.F., Dreher, C., Kindinger, J.L., FitzGerald, D.M., and Kulp, M.A., High-resolution stratigraphy of a recent delta lobe progradation; north-central Gulf of Mexico: Journal of Coastal Research.
Geist, E.L., and Parsons, Tom, Triggering of tsunamigenic aftershocks from large strike-slip earthquakes; analysis of the November 16-17, 2000, New Ireland earthquake sequence: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems.
Gelfenbaum, Guy, Lesser, Giles, Kaminsky, George, Landerman, Laura, and Ruggiero, Peter, Modeling shoreline erosion and channel migration in a highly dynamic bay entrance; Willapa Bay, WA [abs.]: International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, 5th, Barcelona, Spain, April 4-8, 2005.
Griffin, D.W., Kubilay, N., Kocak, M., Gray, M.A., Borden, T.C., Kellogg, C.A., and Shinn, E.A., A correlation between airborne desert dust and microorganisms over the Turkish Mediterranean coastline [abs.]: International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 31st, St. Petersburg, Russia, June 20-24, 2005.
Griffin, D.W., Kubilay, N., Kocak, M., Gray, M.A., Borden, T.C., Kellogg, C.A., and Shinn, E.A., Dust storms and aeromicrobiology over the Turkish Mediterranean coastline [abs.]: American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 5-9, 2005.
Kellogg, C.A, McLaughlin, M.R., and Stone, R.P., Microbial ecology of deep-sea corals [abs.]: American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, Atlanta, GA, June 5-9, 2005.
Kvenvolden, K.A., Organic geochemistry-its recognition as a geoscience [abs.]: American Chemical Society National Meeting, 229th, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.
Logan, J.B., Field, M.E., and Chavez, P.S., Views of a fringing coral reef, Moloka'i, Hawai'i: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map.
Molnia, B.F., Krimmel, R.M., Manley, W.E., March, R.S., Molnia, B.F., and Trabant, D.C., Glaciers of Alaska (Glaciers of the United States, Glaciers of North America), in Williams, R.S., Jr., and Ferrigno, J.G., eds., Satellite image atlas of glaciers of the world: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1386-K.
Moore, Laura, Ruggiero, Peter, and List, Jeff, Comparing mean-high water and high water line shorelines; should proxy-datum offsets be incorporated in shoreline change analysis?: Journal of Coastal Research.
Normark, W.R., Gutmacher, C.E., and Sliter, Ray, Natural hydrocarbon seeps on the inner shelf off Point Conception and western Santa Barbara Channel, California [abs.]: Joint AAPG/SEPM Pacific Section and GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting, San Jose, CA, April 29-May 1, 2005.
Poag, C.W., A Chesapeake chronicle; discovering a buried impact crater [abs.]: American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, February 17-21, 2005.
Poore, R.Z., and Quinn, T.M., Holocene variability in the Atlantic Intertropical Convergence Zone and the southwest monsoon [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Southeastern Section Annual Meeting, Biloxi, MS, March 17-18, 2005.
Poppe, L.J., Foster, D.S., Danforth, W.W., Butman, B., Blackwood, D.S., and Masterson, J.P., Character and distribution of exposed glaciolacustrine sediments off outer Cape Cod, Massachusetts [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Northeastern Section Annual Meeting, 40th, Saratoga, NY, March 14-16, 2005.
Rashid, H., Quinn, T.M., and Poore, R.Z., Do the Bay of Bengal Globigerinoides ruber 18O data represent the diminishing trend of the Indian Ocean monsoon during the late Holocene? [abs.]: Chapman Conference on Tropical-Extratropical Climatic Teleconnections, a Long-Term Perspective, Honolulu, Hawaii, February 8-11, 2005.
Scanlon, K.M., Ackerman, S.D., and Rozycki, J.E., Sedimentary environments of east and west Flower Garden Banks area: Gulf of Mexico Science.
Shinn, E.A., Lidz, B.H., and Hickey, T.D., 250 Miles of reef history; Ft. Lauderdale to Dry Tortugas [abs.]: AAPG/SEPM Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada, June 19-22, 2005.
Storlazzi, C.D., and Wingfield, D.K., The spatial and temporal variability in oceanographic and meteorologic forcing along central California; 1980-2002: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report.
Sweeney, E.M., Ackerman, S.D., Cross, V.A., Andrews, B., and Blackwood, D., Managing ground-truth survey data with ARCGIS [abs.]: Coastal GeoTools '05, Myrtle Beach, SC, March 7-10, 2005.
Sweeney, E.M., Danforth, W.W., Karl, H.A., O'Brien, T.F., and Schwab, W.C., The Gulf of the Farallones; sidescan-sonar imagery: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1082.
Todd, B.J., Noji, T.T., Snow-Cotter, S.A., Tyrell, M.C., Valentine, P.C., and Killerlain, K., The Gulf of Maine mapping initiative; a framework for ocean management [abs.]: Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment Gulf of Maine Summit, St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada, October 26-29, 2004.
Winters, W.J., Waite, W.F., Mason, D.H., and Gilbert, L.Y., Physical properties of sediment containing methane gas hydrate [abs.]: Symposium on Gas Hydrate and Clathrates, American Chemical Society, Petroleum Chemistry Division, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.
Winters, W.J., Waite, W.F., Mason, D.H., and Gilbert, L.Y., Physical properties of sediment containing methane gas hydrate [paper]: Symposium on Gas Hydrates and Clathrates, American Chemical Society, Petroleum Chemistry Division, San Diego, CA, March 13-17, 2005.
Winters, W.J., Waite, W.F., Mason, D.H., Gilbert, L.Y., and Hutchinson, D.R., Determination of in situ methane gas hydrate stability and properties [abs.]: National Gas Hydrate Program of India Workshop, New Delhi, India, January 15, 2005.
Dec. 2004 / Jan. 2005
in this issue:
Indian Ocean Tsunami
Could a Tsunami Happen Here?
Deltaic Habitats in Puget Sound
Invasive Sea Squirt Flourishing
How Sea Floor Sediment Moves
Submarine Canyons Named for Marine Geologists
Appreciation Day for Congressman Young
Students Learn About Coastal and Marine Science
Hurricanes Focus Attention on USGS Research
College Students Visit USGS Center in St. Petersburg
Scientists Participate in Great-American Teach-In
Scientists Interviewed About Invasive Sea Squirt
CCWS Open House
Scientists Interviewed for HBO Program
International Symposium on Coastal Issues
Jeff Williams Reviews Storm Surge Model
Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institutes Conference
Suwannee River Basin and Estuary Integrated Science Workshop
Regional Executive Visits FISC Office
Jingping Xu Joins Western Coastal and Marine Geology Team
Special Oceanography Issue Includes Sediment Dynamics Article
Dec. / Jan. Publications List