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Sound Waves
Coastal and Marine Research News from Across the USGS

Current Issue - March-June 2015 Previous Issue - Jan. / Feb. 2015 Archives - All Issues
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the stories in March-June 2015 issue:
March-June 2015
cover story:


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

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Fieldwork
cover story:
Beyond the Abyss—Scientists Investigate the Virtually Unexplored Mariana Trench

Telepresence Expedition Explores Unknown Deep-Sea Areas off of Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

Imaging Methane Seeps and Plumes on the U.S. Atlantic Margin

Spotlight on Sandy
Mendenhall Postdoctoral Research Fellow Joins Hurricane Sandy Estuarine Physical Response Project

Research
Some Coastal Communities May Not Have Time for Tsunami Evacuation

Meetings
Spring 2015 Monterey Bay Marine GIS User Group Meeting

Awards
Amanda Demopoulos Receives 2014 USGS Early Career Excellence in Leadership Award

Oceanographer Fran Lightsom Receives Leadership and Innovation Award from the USGS Community for Data Integration

Jim Hein Receives Distinguished Service Award—U.S. Department of the Interior's Highest Honor

Jim Jacobi Receives Distinguished Service Award—U.S. Department of the Interior's Highest Honor

Staff
Cheryl Hapke Named New Director of St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center in Florida

Publications
New Maps Reveal Seafloor off San Francisco Area

Recent Publications

Recent Highlights from Past Issues
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

Science and technical crew aboard the research vessel (R/V) Marcus G. Langseth
Atlantic Margin Expedition Combines Landslide Studies with Mapping

Numerous distinct methane streams emanating from the seafloor at a cold-seep site on the upper slope
Natural Methane Seepage Is Widespread on the U.S. Atlantic Ocean Margin

Houses in Rodanthe, North Carolina, are left in the waves at the ocean
USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal

USGS team on the exploration vessel (E/V) <i>Nautilus</i>
Earthquake, Landslide, and Tsunami Hazards in the Caribbean

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