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Recent Fieldwork



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In January and February 2018, USGS scientists visited more than 15 coastal and offshore locations studying mineral crusts, a subduction zone trench, Hurricane Irma impacts, and much more. Here’s a quick overview of some fieldwork by our researchers.

Graphic map showing approximate locations of recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork
Above: Approximate locations of some recent USGS coastal and offshore fieldwork. Dark blue areas outline the US Exclusive Economic Zone; US Great Lakes waters shown in purple.. Map base: https://coastalmap.marine.usgs.gov. [larger version]

For a complete list of USGS Coastal and Marine Geology program fieldwork, see: https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data_search.php.

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