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Articles/Abstracts in the Long Island Sound Thematic Section of the Journal of Coastal Research: Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 519-662. Summer 2000

Publications and Abstracts (in alphabetical order)

Abramson, I., Bowman, S., Thomas, E., Varekamp, J.C., Moore, J., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2001, Benthic foraminifera in Long Island Sound--indicators of environmental changes [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, Boston, November 2001, v. 33, no. 6, p. A364.

Beaulieu, E., Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Doran, E.F., Chauveau, B.E., Crocker, J.M., Beaver, A.L., and Schattgen, P.T., 2005, Sidescan Sonar Imagery and Surficial Geologic Interpretation of the Sea Floor off Bridgeport Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1162, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1162/

Beuning, K.R.M., Fransen, L., Nakityo, B., Mecray, E.L., and ten Brink Buchholtz, M.R., 2000, Modern pollen deposition in Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 656-662.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H., Poppe, L., Casso, M., and Varekamp, J.C., 1996, Contaminant distribution in Long Island Sound sediments [abs.]: U.S. Geological Survey Field Studies, Long Island Sound Research Conference, Program with Abstracts, Avery Point, Conn., October 1996.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L., Signell, R., Mecray, E.L., McDaniel, S., Galvin, E., and Varekamp, J.C., 1998, Regional distribution of contaminants in Long Island Sound sediments--Impact of sedimentary environments [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS4.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L.J., and Casso, M., 1996, Contaminant distribution in Long Island Sound sediments--Clostridium perfringens [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 77, no. 46, p. 38.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 1998, Chapter 5, in Poppe, L.M., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt5/ch5ftpg.htm

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2000, Regional accumulation of contaminated sediments, in Witlach, R.B., ed., Long Island Sound 1998 Research Conference Proceedings: Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, p. 1-19.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E., McDaniel, S., Varekamp, J.C., and Murray, R.W., 1998, Regional accumulation of contaminated sediments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, 4th Biennial, unpaginated.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., and Galvin, E.L., 2000, Clostridium perfringens in Long Island Sound sediments--An urban sedimentary record: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 591-612.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E.L., and Feldman, K., in press, Clostridium perfringens as a sewage tracer in Long Island Sound sediments [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E.L., and Feldman, K. Clostriduim perfringens Distribution in Long Island Sound Sediments: Data Reports. U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Bothner, M.H., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Contaminated coastal sediments in the northeastern United States; changing sources over time [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 82, no. 20, p. S230.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Thomas, E., Shackeroff, J., and Varekamp, J.C., 2001, Foraminiferal records of environmental change in Long Island Sound [abs.], Symposium on Environmental Records from Large Estuaries along the Northeastern U.S. Seaboard: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 36th Annual Meeting, Northeast Section, Burlington, Vt., March 2001, v. 33, no. 1, p. A83.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Varekamp, J.C., and Lauriat, K., 2001, Historical records of mercury contamination in sediment cores in Connecticut and Long Island Sound [abs.], Symposium on Environmental Records from Large Estuaries along the Northeastern U.S. Seaboard: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 36th Annual Meeting, Northeast Section, Burlington, Vt., March 2001, v. 33, no. 1, p. A83.

Galvin, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 1999, Sedimentary features of cores from Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 80, supplement-17, p. S191.

Grim, M.S., Seekins, B.A., and Chase, T.E., 1995, Using GIS for verification of bathymetric data from Long Island Sound [abs.]: Coastal Zone '95 Conference, Tampa, July 1995.

Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and Varekamp, J.C., 2000, Regional processes, conditions, and characteristics of the Long Island Sound sea floor: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 519-521.

Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 2000, Sea-floor environments within Long Island sound--A regional overview: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Thematic Section, v. 16, no. 3, p. 535-550.

Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L.J., and Cross, V.A., 2000, Regional distribution of sea-floor environments in Long Island sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Knebel, H.J., Rendigs, R.R., Signell, R.P., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1997, Sea-floor environments in Long Island Sound; implications for contaminant dispersal in a large urbanized estuary [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 6, p. 90.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1998, Maps and illustrations showing the acoustic and textural characteristics and the distribution of bottom sedimentary environments, Long Island Sound, Connecticut-New York in Long Island Sound Environmental Studies (L.J. Poppe and C. Polloni, editors): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 1, CD-ROM, 14 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt1/chpt1.htm

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1999, Sea-floor environments in the Long Island Sound estuarine system: Marine Geology, v. 155, no. 3-4, p. 277-318.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1999, Maps showing acoustic and textural characteristics and distribution of bottom sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound, Connecticut and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2659, 2 sheets.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Regional sea-floor environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th, Proceedings, Groton, Conn., November 1998, unpaginated.

Kreulen, B., Lynton, J., Varekamp, J.C., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1997, Hg pollution in and around Long Island Sound: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 78, no. 46-supplement, p. F211.

Kreulen, B., Varekamp, J.C., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Hg pollution and around Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, 4th Biennial, unpaginated.

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Glomb, K.A., and Doran, E.F., 2012, Sea-floor geology of Long Island Sound north of Duck Pond Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1149, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1149/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Guberski, M.R., Wood, D.A., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Surficial Geology of the Sea Floor in Long Island Sound Offshore of Orient Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1100, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1100/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Ostapenko, A.J., Glomb, K.A., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Surficial Geology of the Sea Floor in Long Island Sound Offshore of Plum Island, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1005, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1005/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Moser, M.S., and Christman, E.B., 2005, Surficial geology of the sea floor in west-central Long Island Sound as shown by sidescan sonar imagery: Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 27, no. 1, p. 60-70.

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Doran, E.F., Moser, M.S., Christman, E.B., and Beaver, A.L., 2005, Surficial geologic interpretation and sidescan sonar imagery of the sea floor in west-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1018, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1018/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Schattgen, P.T., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Enhanced sidescan-sonar imagery, north-central Long Island Sound: Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1174, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1174/

Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Contaminant distribution and accumulation in sediments of Long Island Sound - initial results: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-113-99, May 1999, 2 p., 5 figures.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/factsheet/fs113-99/

Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, Contaminant distribution and accumulation in the surface sediments of Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 575-590.

Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Galvin, E., in press, Distribution and accumulation of contaminated sediments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Moffett, A.M., Poppe, L.J., and Lewisk, R., 1994, Trace metal concentrations in sediments from eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-620, 18 p.

Paskevich, V., and Poppe, L.J.e., 2000, Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-304, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Doran, E.F., Beaver, A.J., Crocker, J.M., and Schattgen, P.T., 2006, Interpolation of reconnaissance multibeam bathymetry from north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1145, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1145/

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Doran, E.F., Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., Gardner, U.L., and Keene, J.A., 2006, Geologic interpretation and multibeam bathymetry of the sea floor in southeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1059, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1059/

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., McMullen, K.Y., Schattgen, P.T., Schaer, J.D., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Interpolation of reconnaissance multibeam and single-beam bathymetry, offshore Milford, Connecticut: Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1146, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1146/

Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Combined Multibeam and LIDAR Bathymetry Data from Eastern Long Island Sound and Westernmost Block Island Sound - A Regional Perspective: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1003, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1003/

Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., Lewit, P.G., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Integrated multibeam and LIDAR bathymetry data offshore of New London and Niantic, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1231, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1231/

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar imagery of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 77, 146 p.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Morphology and sedimentary environments of the Roanoke Point Shoal in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS129.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and Digiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor in Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island, in L.J. Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/5fisher/chp2num5.htm

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Williams, S.J.,  Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., and Doran, E.F., 2007, The geology of Six Mile Reef, eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1191, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1191/

Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Smith, S.M., Stewart, H.F., and Forfinski, N.A., 2006, Seafloor character and sedimentary processes in eastern Long Island Sound and western Block Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 26, p. 59-68.

Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Smith, S.M., Stewart, H.F., and Forfinski, N.A., 2007, Geological interpretation and multibeam bathymetry of the sea floor in the vicinity of the Race, eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1012, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1012/

Poppe, L.J., Harmon, A.E., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., and Lewis, R.S., 1995, The texture of surficial sediments in north-central Long Island sound off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-556, 15 p.

Poppe, L.J., Hastings, M.E., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Manheim, F.T., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 1998, Surficial sediment database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt3/chpt3.htm

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar studies of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 3rd, Proceedings, Abstracts with Programs, p. 25.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., and Blackwood, D.B., 2000, Selected bottom photographs of sedimentary environments in eastern Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 12, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.J., and Parolski, K.F., 1999, Sidescan imagery and surficial geologic interpretation of the Long Island sound sea floor in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Denver, Co., v. 31, p. 460.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Hastings, M.E., Seekins, B.A., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment and total organic carbon in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Reno, Nev., v. 32, no. 7, p. 437.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, 2002, Processes controlling the remobilization of surficial sediments and formation of sedimentary furrows in north-central Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 18, no. 4, p. 741-750.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Hastings, M.E., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment in Long Island Sound and adjacent waters--texture and total organic carbon: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Thematic Section, v. 16, no. 3, p. 567-574.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Map showing the distribution of total organic carbon in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Seekins, B., and Hastings, M.E., 2000, Map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Haase, E.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sedimentary furrows-evidence for surficial sediment remobilization in central Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, National Meeting, v. 30, p. 228.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Haase, E.J., Lewis, R.S., and Digiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sedimentary furrows; evidence for surficial sediment remobilization in central Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 7, p. 228.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, Sedimentary environments off Roanoke Point, New York in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, 4th Biennial, unpaginated.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R.N., 1996, Sidescan-sonar investigations of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 1996.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, C., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 6, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/6falkner/chp2num6.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2671, 2 sheets, scale 1:10,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay and vicinity, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2625, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, M.L., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/3niantic/chp2num3.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 8, CD-ROM, 16 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/8nhhbr/chp2num8.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2001, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2736, 2 sheets, scales 1;15,000 and 1:20,000, pamphlet, 8 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., and Moffett, A.M., 1992, The texture of surficial sediments in northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-550, p. 13.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry off Roanoke Point, New York, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 7, CD-ROM, 13 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/7roanoke/chp2num7.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2692, 1 sheet, scale 1:20,000, 7 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., and Knebel, H.J., 1995, Sidescan-sonar surveys of critical habitats in Long Island Sound, Connecticut [abs.], in Edge, B.L., ed., Coastal Zone '95: American Society of Civil Engineering, July 1995, p. 359-360.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2588, 2 sheets, scale 1:7,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 1, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/1hammon/chp2num1.htm

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Irwin, B.J., Schaer, J.D., Lewit, P.G., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Sea-floor Geology and Character Offshore of Rocky Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1007, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1007/

Poppe, L.J. , McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Forrest, M.R., Ostepenko, A.J., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Sea-floor geology and topography, offshore in eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1150, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1150/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., and Glomb, K.A. 2013 Sea-floor geology and topography offshore in northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geologic Survey Open File Report 2013-1060, DVD-ROM. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1060/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Guberski, M.R., and Wood, D.A., 2013, Sea-floor character and geology off the entrance to the Connecticut River, northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1103, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1103/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Williams, S.J., Crocker, J.A, and Doran, E.F., 2008, Estuarine sediment transport by gravity-driven movement of the nepheloid layer, north-central Long Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 28, no. 4, p. 245-254.

Poppe, L.J., Oldale, R.N., Foster, D.S., and Smith, S.M., 2012, Glaciotectonic deformation associated with the Orient Point-Fishers Island moraine, westernmost Block Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters: v. 32, no. 4, p. 279-288.

Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2002, Geologic framework data from Long Island Sound, 1981-1990: Adigital data release: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-002, DVD-ROM.
URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/openfile/of02-002/

Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/fpage.htm

Poppe, L.J., Polloni, C., Knebel, H.J., Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Lewis, R.S., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Lanbo, L., Thomas, E., Varekamp, J., Zajac, R.N., and Auster, P., in press, Geo-referenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound on CD-ROM [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Poppe, L.J., Polloni, C., Knebel, H.J., and Signell, R.P., 1999, Long Island Sound Environmental Studies [abs.]: D.O.I. Environmental Conference, April 1999, unpaginated.

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Digiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, The texture of surficial sediments in eastern Long Island Sound near Falkner Island, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-251, 17 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, The texture of surficial sediments in southeastern Long Island Sound off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-529, 18 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Blackwood, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, The texture of surficial sediments in central Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-014, 20 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Blackwood, D., Harmon, A.E., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, The texture of surficial sediments in western Long Island Sound off the Norwalk Islands, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-008, 19 p.

Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R., 1995, Sidescan-sonar image and acoustic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, New Orleans, v. 27, no. 1, p. 74-75.

Poppe, L.J., Williams, S.J.,  Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Quaternary geology and sedimentary processes in the vicinity of Six Mile Reef, eastern Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 24, no. 1, p. 255-266.

Poppe, L.J., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Pratt, S.E., Taylor, B.B., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Organic carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen concentrations in surficial sediments from western Long Island Sound, Connecticut and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-708, 20 p.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., List, J.H., and Farris, A., 1998, Physical processes affecting sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 6, CD-ROM, 10 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt6/ch6num1.htm

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Physical processes affecting the sedimentary environments of Long Island Sound, in Spaulding, M.L., and Blumberg, A.F., eds., Proceedings 5th International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling: American Society of Civil Engineers Press, New York, New York, p. 400-412.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 1998, Modeling sand transport in Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS129.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., and Knebel, H.J., 1997, Physical processes affecting the bottom sedimentary environment of Long Island Sound [abs.]: International Conference on Estuarine Coastal Modeling, 5th, Proceedings, Alexandria, Va., October 1997.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Knebel, H.J., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Modeling tide, wind, wave and density-driven bottom currents in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th, Proceedings, Groton, Conn., November 1998, unpaginated.

Signell, R.S., List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., 2000, Bottom currents and sediment transport in Long Island Sound--A modeling study: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 551-566.

Thomas, E., Gapotchenko, T., Varekamp, J.C., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, Benthic foraminifera and environmental changes in Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 641-655.

Thomas, E., Gapotchenko, T., Varekamp, J.C., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., in press, Environmental change in Long Island Sound--the last 35 years [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, Stamford, Conn., November 2000.

Twichell, D.C., Poppe, L.J., Zajak, R., and Lewis, R.S., 1994, Sidescan-sonar survey of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Milford, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Northeast Section, v. 27, p. 88.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DeGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/4milford/chp2num4.htm

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2589, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 2, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/2norwalk/chp2num2.htm

Varekamp, J.C., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., in press, Mercury in sediments from Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Varekamp, J.C., Lauriat, K., Zierzow, T., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Mercury in sediments from the Long Island Sound region [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 82, no. 20, p. S94.

Varekamp, J.G., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., and Kreulen, B., 2000, Mercury in Long Island Sound sediments: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 613-626.

Zajac, R.N., King, E., Dowgiallo, J., Wilson, S., Lewis, R.S., Poppe, L.J., and Vozarik, J., 1995, The use of sidescan sonar and other imaging methods to assess sea-floor habitats and associated benthic communities in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, New Orleans, v. 27, no. 1, p. 94.

Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., and Vozarik, J., 1996, Benthoscape structure and infaunal community responses in central Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 3rd, Proceedings, Connecticut Sea Grant College Program Pub. CTSG 97-8, p. 162.

Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., Vozarik, J., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2000, Relationships among sea-floor structure and benthic communities in Long Island Sound at regional and benthoscape scales: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 627-640.

Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., Vozarik, J., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2000, Benthic community geographic information system (GIS) data layers for Long Island Sound, Chapter 10, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Zajac, R.N., Vozarik, J., Lewis, R.S., Poppe, L.J., and Twichell, D.C., 1997, Benthoscope structure and infaunal community responses in central and western Long Island Sound [abs.]: Estuarine Research Federation, 14th International Conference, p. 204.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Bothner, M.H., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Contaminated coastal sediments in the northeastern United States; changing sources over time [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 82, no. 20, p. S230.

Zierzow, T.R., Varekamp, J.C., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Metal contamination in sediments from the Housatonic River watershed [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, Boston, November 2001, v. 33, no. 6, p. A407.

Publications (by topic)

 

Geologic Framework

Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and Varekamp, J.C., 2000, Regional processes, conditions, and characteristics of the Long Island Sound sea floor: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 519-521.

Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2000, A review of the geologic framework of the Long Island Sound basin with some observations relating to postglacial sedimentation: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 522-532.

Lewis, R.S., and Needell, S.W., 1987, Maps showing the stratigraphic framework and Quaternary geologic history of eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1939-A, scale 1:125,000, 3 sheets and pamphlet.

Lewis, R.S., and Stone, J.R., 1991, Late Quaternary stratigraphy and depositional history of the Long Island Sound basin, Connecticut and New York: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue, no. 11, p. 1-22.

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

Needell, S.W., and Lewis, R.S., 1984, Geology of Block Island Sound, Rhode Island and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1621, scale 1:125,000, 4 sheets.

Needell, S.W., Lewis, R.S., and Colman, S.M., 1987, Maps showing the Quaternary geology of east-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1939-B, scale 1:125,000, 3 sheets and pamphlet.

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar imagery of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 77, 146 p.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor near Falkner Island, Connecticut; a coastal national wildlife refuge [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, v. 29, no. 6, p. 90.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Morphology and sedimentary environments of the Roanoke Point Shoal in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. 129.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor in Fishers Island sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island [abs.]: Geological Society of America, v. 29, p. 73.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor in Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island, in L.J. Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/5fisher/chp2num5.htm

Poppe, L.J., Harmon, A.E., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., and Lewis, R.S., 1995, Texture of surficial sediments in north-central Long Island sound off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-556, 15 p.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar studies of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 3rd Biennial, Proceedings, Abstracts with Programs, p. 152-153.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., and Blackwood, D.B., 2000, Selected bottom photographs of sedimentary environments in eastern Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 12, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.J., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar imagery and surficial geologic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Denver, Co., v. 31, p. 460.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Hastings, M.E., Seekins, B.A., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment and total organic carbon in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Reno, Nev., v. 32, no. 7, p. 437.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, 2002, Processes controlling the remobilization of surficial sediments and formation of sedimentary furrows in north-central Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 18, no. 4, p. 741-750.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Haase, E.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sedimentary furrows; evidence for surficial sediment remobilization in central Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 7, p. 228.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2000, Sedimentary environments off Roanoke Point, New York, in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.], in, Whitlatch, R.B., and Woods-Martin, J.R., eds, Proceedings: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th Biennial, Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, p. 168.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R.N., 1996, Sidescan-sonar investigations of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 1996.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, C., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 6, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/6falkner/chp2num6.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2671, 2 sheets, scale 1:10,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation and bathymetry of Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets, scale 1:12,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Fishers Island Sound sea floor, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1996, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay and vicinity, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2625, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, M.L., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/3niantic/chp2num3.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 8, CD-ROM, 16 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/8nhhbr/chp2num8.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2001, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2736, 2 sheets, scales 1;15,000 and 1:20,000, pamphlet, 8 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Quarrier, S., Zajac, R., and Moffett, A.M., 1994, Map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Fishers Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2456, scale 1:24,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry off Roanoke Point, New York, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 7, CD-ROM, 13 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/7roanoke/chp2num7.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets, scale 1:12,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2692, 1 sheet, scale 1:20,000, 7 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., and Knebel, H.J., 1995, Sidescan-sonar surveys of critical habitats in Long Island Sound, Connecticut [abs.], in Edge, B.L., ed., Coastal Zone '95: American Society of Civil Engineering, July 1995, New York, p. 359-360.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2588, 2 sheets, scale 1:7,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 1, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/1hammon/chp2num1.htm

Poppe, L.J., Oldale, R.N., Foster, D.S., and Smith, S.M., 2012, Glaciotectonic deformation associated with the Orient Point-Fishers Island moraine, westernmost Block Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters: v. 32, no. 4, p. 279-288.

Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V., Knebel, H.J., Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Lewis, R.S., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Liu, L., Varekamp, T.E., Zajac, R.N., and Auster, P., 2000, Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound on CD-ROM [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 5th Biennial, Stamford, Conn., 2000, p. 33.

Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2002, Geologic framework data from Long Island Sound, 1981-1990: Adigital data release: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-002, DVD-ROM. URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/openfile/of02-002/

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R., 1995, Sidescan-sonar image and acoustic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, New Orleans, v. 27, no. 1, p. 74-75.

Twichell, D.C., Poppe, L.J., Zajak, R., and Lewis, R.S., 1995, Sidescan-sonar survey of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Milford, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Northeast Section, v. 27, p. 88.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DeGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/4milford/chp2num4.htm

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2589, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 2, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/2norwalk/chp2num2.htm

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Beaulieu, E., Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Doran, E.F., Chauveau, B.E., Crocker, J.M., Beaver, A.L., and Schattgen, P.T., 2005, Sidescan Sonar Imagery and Surficial Geologic Interpretation of the Sea Floor off Bridgeport Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1162, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1162/

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L., Signell, R., Mecray, E.L., McDaniel, S., Galvin, E., and Varekamp, J.C., 1998, Regional distribution of contaminants in Long Island Sound sediments--Impact of sedimentary environments [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS4.

Galvin, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 1999, Sedimentary features of cores from Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 80, supplement-17, p. S191.

Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 2000, Sea-floor environments within Long Island sound--A regional overview: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Thematic Section, v. 16, no. 3, p. 535-550.

Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and Varekamp, J.C., 2000, Regional processes, conditions, and characteristics of the Long Island Sound sea floor: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 519-521.

Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L.J., and Cross, V.A., 2000, Regional distribution of sea-floor environments in Long Island sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Knebel, H.J., Rendigs, R.R., Signell, R.P., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink , M.R., 1997, Sea-floor environments in Long Island--Implications for contaminant dispersal in a large urbanized estuary [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 6, p. A-90.

Knebel, H.J., Rendigs, R.R., Signell, R.P., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1997, Sea-floor environments in Long Island Sound; implications for contaminant dispersal in a large urbanized estuary [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 6, p. 90.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1998, Sea-floor environments in the Long Island Sound estuarine system, in Poppe, L.J., Polloni, C., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 1, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt1/chpt1.htm

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1998, Maps and illustrations showing the acoustic and textural characteristics and the distribution of bottom sedimentary environments, Long Island Sound, Connecticut-New York in Long Island Sound Environmental Studies (L.J. Poppe and C. Polloni, editors): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 1, CD-ROM, 14 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt1/chpt1.htm

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1999, Maps showing acoustic and textural characteristics and distribution of bottom sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound, Connecticut and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2659, scale, 1:200,000, 2 sheets.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., and List, J.H., 1999, Sea-floor environments in the Long Island Sound estuarine system: Marine Geology, v. 155, no. 3-4, p. 277-318.

Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Rendigs, R.R., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Regional sea-floor environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th, Proceedings, Groton, Conn., November 1998, unpaginated.

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Glomb, K.A., and Doran, E.F., 2012, Sea-floor geology of Long Island Sound north of Duck Pond Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1149, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1149/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Guberski, M.R., Wood, D.A., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Surficial Geology of the Sea Floor in Long Island Sound Offshore of Orient Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1100, DVD.
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1100/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Ostapenko, A.J., Glomb, K.A., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Surficial Geology of the Sea Floor in Long Island Sound Offshore of Plum Island, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1005, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1005/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Moser, M.S., and Christman, E.B., 2005, Surficial geology of the sea floor in west-central Long Island Sound as shown by sidescan sonar imagery: Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 27, no. 1, p. 60-70.

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Doran, E.F., Moser, M.S., Christman, E.B., and Beaver, A.L., 2005, Surficial geologic interpretation and sidescan sonar imagery of the sea floor in west-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1018, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1018/

McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Schattgen, P.T., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Enhanced sidescan-sonar imagery, north-central Long Island Sound: Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1174, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1174/

Paskevich, V., and Poppe, L.J., 2000, Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-304, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Doran, E.F., Beaver, A.J., Crocker, J.M., and Schattgen, P.T., 2006, Interpolation of reconnaissance multibeam bathymetry from north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1145, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1145/

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Doran, E.F., Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., Gardner, U.L., and Keene, J.A., 2006, Geologic interpretation and multibeam bathymetry of the sea floor in southeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1059, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1059/

Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., McMullen, K.Y., Schattgen, P.T., Schaer, J.D., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Interpolation of reconnaissance multibeam and single-beam bathymetry, offshore Milford, Connecticut: Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1146, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1146/

Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Combined Multibeam and LIDAR Bathymetry Data from Eastern Long Island Sound and Westernmost Block Island Sound - A Regional Perspective: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011-1003, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1003/

Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., Lewit, P.G., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Integrated multibeam and LIDAR bathymetry data offshore of New London and Niantic, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1231, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1231/

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar imagery of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 77, 146 p.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor near Falkner Island, Connecticut; a coastal national wildlife refuge [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, v. 29, no. 6, p. 90.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Morphology and sedimentary environments of the Roanoke Point Shoal in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. 129.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor in Fishers Island sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island [abs.]: Geological Society of America, v. 29, p. 73.

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image and geologic interpretation of the sea floor in Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island, in L.J. Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/5fisher/chp2num5.htm

Poppe, L.J., Denny, J.F., Williams, S.J.,  Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., and Doran, E.F., 2007, The geology of Six Mile Reef, eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1191, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1191/

Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Smith, S.M., Stewart, H.F., and Forfinski, N.A., 2006, Seafloor character and sedimentary processes in eastern Long Island Sound and western Block Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 26, p. 59-68.

Poppe, L.J., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Smith, S.M., Stewart, H.F., and Forfinski, N.A., 2007, Geological interpretation and multibeam bathymetry of the sea floor in the vicinity of the Race, eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1012, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1012/

Poppe, L.J., Harmon, A.E., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., and Lewis, R.S., 1995, Texture of surficial sediments in north-central Long Island sound off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-556, 15 p.

Poppe, L.J., Hastings, M.E., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Manheim, F.T., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 1998, Surficial sediment database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt3/chpt3.htm

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Sidescan-sonar studies of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 3rd Biennial, Proceedings, Abstracts with Programs, p. 152-153.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., and Blackwood, D.B., 2000, Selected bottom photographs of sedimentary environments in eastern Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 12, CD-ROM. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.J., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar imagery and surficial geologic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Denver, Co., v. 31, p. 460.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Hastings, M.E., Seekins, B.A., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment and total organic carbon in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Reno, Nev., v. 32, no. 7, p. 437.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, 2002, Processes controlling the remobilization of surficial sediments and formation of sedimentary furrows in north-central Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 18, no. 4, p. 741-750.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Map showing the distribution of total organic carbon in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 5, CD-ROM. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Hastings, M.E., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment in Long Island Sound and adjacent waters--texture and total organic carbon: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Thematic Section, v. 16, no. 3, p. 567-574.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Seekins, B., and Hastings, M.E., 2000, Map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., Haase, E.J., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sedimentary furrows; evidence for surficial sediment remobilization in central Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 7, p. 228.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2000, Sedimentary environments off Roanoke Point, New York, in southeastern Long Island Sound [abs.], in, Whitlatch, R.B., and Woods-Martin, J.R., eds, Proceedings: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th Biennial, Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, p. 168.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Twichell, D.C., Rendigs, R.R., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R.N., 1996, Sidescan-sonar investigations of sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 1996.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., and Moffett, A.M., 1992, Texture of surficial sediments in northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-550, p. 13.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., and Moffett, A.M., 1993, Texture of surficial sediments in Fishers Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-214, 28 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, C., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 6, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/6falkner/chp2num6.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen , M.L., and Parolski, K.F., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor around Falkner Island, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2671, 2 sheets, scale 1:10,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation and bathymetry of Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets, scale 1:12,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Fishers Island Sound sea floor, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1996, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay and vicinity, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2625, 2 sheets.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Denny, J.F., Parolski, M.L., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., and Tolderlund, D.S., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor in Niantic Bay, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/3niantic/chp2num3.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 8, CD-ROM, 16 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/8nhhbr/chp2num8.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2001, Sidescan-sonar images, surficial geologic interpretations, and bathymetry of New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven Dumping Ground, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2736, 2 sheets, scales 1;15,000 and 1:20,000, pamphlet, 8 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Quarrier, S., Zajac, R., and Moffett, A.M., 1994, Map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Fishers Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, and Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2456, scale 1:24,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry off Roanoke Point, New York, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 7, CD-ROM, 13 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/7roanoke/chp2num7.htm

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2640, 2 sheets, scale 1:12,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., Persaud, M., Denny, J.F., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2692, 1 sheet, scale 1:20,000, 7 p.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., and Knebel, H.J., 1995, Sidescan-sonar surveys of critical habitats in Long Island Sound, Connecticut [abs.], in Edge, B.L., ed., Coastal Zone '95: American Society of Civil Engineering, July 1995, New York, p. 359-360.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2588, 2 sheets, scale 1:7,500 and 1:15,000.

Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Zajac, R.N., Twichell, D.C., Schmuck, E.A., Parolski, K.F., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Acoustic interpretation and sidescan-sonar image of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 1, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/1hammon/chp2num1.htm

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Irwin, B.J., Schaer, J.D., Lewit, P.G., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Sea-floor Geology and Character Offshore of Rocky Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1007, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1007/

Poppe, L.J. , McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Forrest, M.R., Ostepenko, A.J., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Sea-floor geology and topography, offshore in eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1150, DVD.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1150/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., and Glomb, K.A. 2013 Sea-floor geology and topography offshore in northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geologic Survey Open File Report 2013-1060, DVD-ROM. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1060/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Guberski, M.R., and Wood, D.A., 2013, Sea-floor character and geology off the entrance to the Connecticut River, northeastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1103, DVD. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1103/

Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Williams, S.J., Crocker, J.A, and Doran, E.F., 2008, Estuarine sediment transport by gravity-driven movement of the nepheloid layer, north-central Long Island Sound: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 28, no. 4, p. 245-254.

Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V., Knebel, H.J., Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Lewis, R.S., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Liu, L., Varekamp, T.E., Zajac, R.N., and Auster, P., 2000, Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound on CD-ROM [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, 5th Biennial, Stamford, Conn., 2000, p. 33.

Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 2002, Geologic framework data from Long Island Sound, 1981-1990: Adigital data release: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-002, DVD-ROM. URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/openfile/of02-002/

Poppe, L.J., Polloni, C., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1999, Long Island Sound environmental studies [abs.]: Depart of Interior Environmental Conference, CD-ROM, April 1999, unpaginated.

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1996, Texture of surficial sediments near Niantic Bay, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-271, 16 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Texture of surficial sediments in eastern Long Island Sound near Falkner Island, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-251, 17 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Texture of surficial sediments in southeastern Long Island Sound off Roanoke Point, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-529, 18 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Blackwood, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Texture of surficial sediments in central Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut.: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-014, 20 p.

Poppe, L.J., Taylor, B.B., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Blackwood, D., Harmon, A.E., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Texture of surficial sediments in western Long Island Sound off the Norwalk Islands, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-008, 19 p.

Poppe, L.J., Twichell, D.C., Lewis, R.S., and Zajac, R., 1995, Sidescan-sonar image and acoustic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Hammonasset Beach State Park, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, New Orleans, v. 27, no. 1, p. 74-75.

Poppe, L.J., Williams, S.J.,  Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., Forfinski, N.A., and Doran, E.F., 2008, Quaternary geology and sedimentary processes in the vicinity of Six Mile Reef, eastern Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 24, no. 1, p. 255-266.

Poppe, L.J., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Pratt, S.E., Taylor, B.B., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Organic carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen concentrations in surficial sediments from western Long Island Sound, Connecticut and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-708, 20 p.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 1998, Modeling sand transport in Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS129.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Physical processes affecting the sedimentary environments of Long Island Sound, in Spaulding, M.L., and Blumberg, A.F., eds., Proceedings 5th International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling: American Society of Civil Engineers Press, New York, New York, p. 400-412.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., and Knebel, H.J., 1997, Physical processes affecting the bottom sedimentary environment of Long Island Sound [abs.]: International Conference on Estuarine Coastal Modeling, 5th, Proceedings, Alexandria, Va., October 1997.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Knebel, H.J., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Modeling tide, wind, wave and density-driven bottom currents in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th, Proceedings, Groton, Conn., November 1998, unpaginated.

Twichell, D.C., Poppe, L.J., Zajak, R., and Lewis, R.S., 1995, Sidescan-sonar survey of the Long Island Sound sea floor off Milford, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Northeast Section, v. 27, p. 88.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DeGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Sidescan-sonar image, surficial geologic interpretation, and bathymetry of the Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/4milford/chp2num4.htm

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Milford, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2632, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1997, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Geologic Investigations Series Map I-2589, 2 sheets, scale 1:15,000.

Twichell, D.C., Zajac, R.N., Poppe, L.J., Lewis, R.S., Cross, V.A., Nichols, D., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Bathymetry, sidescan-sonar image, and surficial geological interpretation of Long Island Sound off Norwalk, Connecticut, in Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 2, no. 2, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt2/2norwalk/chp2num2.htm

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Contaminants

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 1998, Chapter 5, in Poppe, L.M., and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 5, CD-ROM.
URL:http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt5/ch5ftpg.htm

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2000, Regional accumulation of contaminated sediments, in Witlatch, R.B., ed., Proceedings: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, p. 1-19.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E.L., and Feldman, K. Clostriduim perfringens Distribution in Long Island Sound Sediments: Data Reports. U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Bothner, M.H., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Contaminated coastal sediments in the northeastern United States; changing sources over time [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 82, no. 20, p. S230.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H., Poppe, L., Casso, M., and Varekamp, J.C., 1996, Contaminant distribution in Long Island Sound sediments [abs.]: U.S. Geological Survey Field Studies, Long Island Sound Research Conference, Program with Abstracts, Avery Point, Conn., October 1996.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L., Signell, R., Mecray, E.L., McDaniel, S., Galvin, E., and Varekamp, J.C., 1998, Regional distribution of contaminants in Long Island Sound sediments--Impact of sedimentary environments [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS4.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L.J., and Casso, M., 1996, Contaminant distribution in Long Island Sound sediments--Clostridium perfringens [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 77, no. 46, p. 38.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., and Galvin, E.L., 2000, Clostridium perfringens in Long Island Sound sediments--An urban sedimentary record: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 591-612.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E., McDaniel, S., Varekamp, J.C., and Murray, R.W., 1998, Regional accumulation of contaminated sediments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference,4th Biennial, Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, unpaginated.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Galvin, E.L., and Feldman, K., in press, Clostridium perfringens as a sewage tracer in Long Island Sound sediments [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Varekamp, J.C., and Lauriat, K., 2001, Historical records of mercury contamination in sediment cores in Connecticut and Long Island Sound [abs.], Symposium on Environmental Records from Large Estuaries along the Northeastern U.S. Seaboard: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 36th Annual Meeting, Northeast Section, Burlington, Vt., March 2001, v. 33, no. 1, p. A83.

Galvin, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 1999, Sedimentary features of cores from Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 80, supplement-17, p. S191.

Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and Varekamp, J.C., 2000, Regional processes, conditions, and characteristics of the Long Island Sound sea floor: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 519-521.

Knebel, H.J., Rendigs, R.R., Signell, R.P., Poppe, L.J., List, J.H., and Buchholtz ten Brink , M.R., 1997, Sea-floor environments in Long Island--Implications for contaminant dispersal in a large urbanized estuary [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 29, no. 6, p. A-90.

Kreulen, B., Lynton, J., Varekamp, J.C., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1997, Hg pollution in and around Long Island Sound: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 78, no. 46-supplement, p. F211.

Kreulen, B., Varekamp, J.C., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Hg pollution in and around Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, 4th Biennial, unpaginated.

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1998, Contaminant distribution and accumulation in sediments of Long Island Sound - initial results: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-113-99, May 1999, 2 p., 5 figures.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/factsheet/fs113-99/

Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, Contaminant distribution and accumulation in the surface sediments of Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 575-590.

Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Galvin, E., in press, Distribution and accumulation of contaminated sediments in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Mecray, E.L., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Signell, R.P., and Murray, R.W., 1999, Contaminant distribution and accumulation in the surface sediments of Long Island [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 80, no. 49, p. OS281.

Moffett, A.M., Poppe, L.J., and Lewis, R.S., 1994, Trace metal concentrations in sediments from eastern Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-620, 18 p.

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Hastings, M.E., Seekins, B.A., and Mlodzinska, Z.J., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment and total organic carbon in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Reno, Nev., v. 32, no. 7, p. 437.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Map showing the distribution of total organic carbon in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 5, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Hastings, M.E., and Seekins, B.A., 2000, Distribution of surficial sediment in Long Island Sound and adjacent waters--texture and total organic carbon: Journal of Coastal Research, Special Thematic Section, v. 16, no. 3, p. 567-574.

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Seekins, B., and Hastings, M.E., 2000, Map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Long Island Sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 4, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Poppe, L.J., Zajac, R.N., Lewis, R.S., Mlodzinska, Z.J., Pratt, S.E., Taylor, B.B., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1996, Organic carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen concentrations in surficial sediments from western Long Island Sound, Connecticut and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-708, 20 p.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 1998, Modeling sand transport in Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS129.

Varekamp, J.C., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., in press, Mercury in sediments from Long Island Sound [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference, Stamford, Conn., 2000.

Varekamp, J.C., Lauriat, K., Zierzow, T., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Mercury in sediments from the Long Island Sound region [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 82, no. 20, p. S94.

Varekamp, J.G., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., and Kreulen, B., 2000, Mercury in Long Island Sound sediments: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 613-626.

Zierzow, T.R., Varekamp, J.C., Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., and Mecray, E.L., 2001, Metal contamination in sediments from the Housatonic River watershed [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, Boston, November 2001, v. 33, no. 6, p. A407.

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Physical Oceanography

Grim, M.S., Seekins, B.A., and Chase, T.A., 1995, Using GIS for verification of bathymetric data from Long Island Sound [abs.]: Coastal Zone '95 Conference, Tampa, July 1995.
Knebel, H.J., Lewis, R.S., and Varekamp, J.C., 2000, Regional processes, conditions, and characteristics of the Long Island Sound sea floor: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 519-521.

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., and Poppe, L.J., 1998, Modeling sand transport in Long Island Sound [abs.]: American Geophysical Union, Eos, Transactions, v. 79, no. 1, p. OS129.

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., List, J.H., and Farris, A., 1998, Physical processes affecting sedimentary environments in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 6, CD-ROM, 10 p.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt6/ch6num1.htm

Signell, R.P., Knebel, H.J., List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Physical processes affecting the sedimentary environments of Long Island Sound, in Spaulding, M.L., and Blumberg, A.F., eds., Proceedings 5th International Conference on Estuarine and Coastal Modeling: American Society of Civil Engineers Press, New York, New York, p. 400-412.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., and Knebel, H.J., 1997, Physical processes affecting the bottom sedimentary environment of Long Island Sound [abs.]: International Conference on Estuarine Coastal Modeling, 5th, Proceedings, Alexandria, Va., October 1997.

Signell, R.P., List, J.H., Knebel, H.J., and Farris, A.S., 1998, Modeling tide, wind, wave and density-driven bottom currents in Long Island Sound [abs.]: Biennial Long Island Sound Research Conference, 4th, Proceedings, Groton, Conn., November 1998, unpaginated.

Signell, R.S., List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., 2000, Bottom currents and sediment transport in Long Island Sound--A modeling study: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 551-566.

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Environmental Issues

Abramson, I., Bowman, S., Thomas, E., Varekamp, J.C., Moore, J., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2001, Benthic foraminifera in Long Island Sound--indicators of environmental changes [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Annual Meeting, Boston, November 2001, v. 33, no. 6, p. A364

Beuning, K.R.M., Fransen, L., Nakityo, B., Mecray, E.L., and ten Brink Buchholtz, M.R., 2000, Modern pollen deposition in Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 656-662.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., and Galvin, E.L., 2000, Clostridium perfringens in Long Island Sound sediments--An urban sedimentary record: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 591-612.

Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Mecray, E.L., Thomas, E., Shackeroff, J., and Varekamp, J.C., 2001, Foraminiferal records of environmental change in Long Island Sound [abs.], Symposium on Environmental Records from Large Estuaries along the Northeastern U.S. Seaboard: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 36th Annual Meeting, Northeast Section, Burlington, Vt., March 2001, v. 33, no. 1, p. A83.

Knebel, H.J., Poppe, L.J., and Cross, V.A., 2000, Regional distribution of sea-floor environments in Long Island sound, in Paskevich, V.F. and Poppe, L.J., eds., Georeferenced mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open File-Report 00-304, Chapter 3, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Lewis, R.S., Robinson, A.C., McHone, N., DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, C., 1998, Long Island Sound bibliographic database, in L.J. Poppe, and C. Polloni, eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 7, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt7/chpt7.htm

Paskevich, V., and Poppe, L.J., 2000, Georeferenced sea-floor mapping and bottom photography in Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-304, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-304/

Polloni, C., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1998, Visualizing Long Island Sound data layers using geographic mapping tools, in Poppe, L.J. and Polloni, C., eds., Long Island Sound Environmental Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, Chapter 8, CD-ROM.
URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of98-502/chapt8/ch8fp.htm

Poppe, L.J., Knebel, H.J., Haase, E.J., Parolski, K.F., Lewis, R.S., and DiGiacomo-Cohen, M.L., 1999, Sidescan-sonar imagery and surficial geologic interpretation of the Long Island Sound sea floor in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Denver, Co., v. 31, p. 460.

Poppe, L.J., Polloni, C., Knebel, H.J., Signell, R.P., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 1999, Long Island Sound environmental studies [abs.]: Depart of Interior Environmental Conference, CD-ROM, April 1999, unpaginated.

Poppe, L.J., Robinson, A.C., Blackwood, D., Lewis, R.S., and Cohen-DiGiacomo, M.L., 1998, The distribution of surficial sediments in New Haven Harbor, Connecticut, and the New Haven dumping grounds, north-central Long Island Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-217, 27 p.

Thomas, E., Gapotchenko, T., Varekamp, J.C., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, Benthic foraminifera and environmental changes in Long Island Sound: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 641-655.

Thomas, E., Gapotchenko, T., Varekamp, J.C., Mecray, E.L., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., in press, Environmental change in Long Island Sound--the last 35 years [abs.]: Long Island Sound Research Conference Program with Abstracts, Stamford, Conn., November 2000.

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