News Release: Severe West Coast Erosion During 2015-16 El Niño
USGS scientist describes techniques for mapping coral reefs
Media coverage of post-storm beach mapping in Santa Cruz, California
Storms that battered Santa Cruz, California, brought beneficial sand to beaches
USGS oceanographer uses virtual reality to show how future storms and sea-level rise could affect Long Beach, California
Why have some corals succumbed to black band disease? Learn what USGS scientists are doing to try to answer that question, in this new video.
Researchers brave storm to measure sediment carried to coast by river in Santa Cruz, CA
Guy Gelfenbaum is new director of Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center