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  • image of CMGP web team at the shoemaker awards ceremony Coastal and Marine Geology Program website wins Shoemaker award The USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program website (http://marine.usgs.gov/) has won the USGS 2015 Shoemaker Award for Communication Product Excellence in the Internet Product category.
  • 2016 John K. Bullard Diversity Award recipient Ben Gutierrez (center) holds the individual award. At left is USGS Woods Hole Science Center Director Walter Barnhardt with the Institution plaque. MBL President and Director Huntington Willard is at right. Photo credit: Rachel Buhler, MBL Ben Gutierrez receives the 2016 John K. Bullard Diversity Award U.S. Geological Survey scientist Benjamin T. Gutierrez was presented the 2016 John K. Bullard Diversity Award, given every other year to an individual in the Woods Hole community who plays a significant role in making the community more inclusive and more welcoming of people of all backgrounds. The award was presented at a ceremony in Woods Hole June 17.
  • cover image of coastal landforms andprocesses at the cape cod national seashore Coastal landforms and processes at the Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts—A primer Cape Cod, including the Cape Cod National Seashore, has a fascinating geologic history dominated by glaciers, climate change, and highly dynamic coastal processes of storms, sea-level rise, and erosion. All of this is described and illustrated in a new book, 'Coastal landforms and processes at the Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts—a primer', written for the non-scientist and student visitors to the Seashore. Publication of the book highlights the centennial of the National Park Service.
  • image of Dr. Laura Brothers, USGS, Woods Hole, MA This Woman ROCKS! Many people spend years trying to find their “dream job,” but USGS Marine Geologist, Dr. Laura Brothers, is one of the lucky few who has already found hers.
     
Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center's Geology Team is one of three marine teams that conduct research within the USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program. The team is located on WHOI's Quissett Campus. The team has a staff of about 100, including 24 research scientists and 75 scientific and administrative support staff. USGS earth scientists explore and study many aspects of the underwater areas between shorelines and the deep ocean off the U.S. East Coast, the Gulf of Mexico, and in parts of the Caribbean and Great Lakes.

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Internet Map Server

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Our interactive map server with displays on various information layers from a number of USGS research programs.

Environmental Compliance

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Maps of America's Submerged Lands:

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Links to maps of the sea floor, including the digital data, displayed on a map of the U.S. east coast.

Photographs

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A collection of photographs documenting
sea floor characteristics and operations in the field.

Field Activity Data Displays (FADD)

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Collections of data relating to field activity research.

Coastal and Marine Geoscience Data System

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Discover and download data produced by the U.S. Geological Survey Coastal and Marine Geology Program.

This Month's Field Operations

To see more visit the WHSC Field Activity Calendar

or visit the WHSC Field Activity GIS site

search the Coastal and Marine Geoscience Data System (CMGDS) for field activity and data information collected by Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

This Month's Publications

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