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Biscayne Bay and the Southeast Coast

Open File Reports

  • OFR 2004-1312 Ecosystem History of Southern and Central Biscayne Bay: Summary Report on Sediment Core Analyses - Year Two
  • OFR 03-375 Ecosystem History of Southern and Central Biscayne Bay: Summary Report on Sediment Core Analyses
  • OFR 00-191 A Paleoecologic Reconstruction of the History of Featherbed Bank, Biscayne National Park, Biscayne Bay, Florida
  • OFR 97-437 Ecosystem History of South Florida: Biscayne Bay Sediment Core Descriptions (525 K)
  • OFR 97-34 Modern Benthic Foraminifer Distributions in Biscayne Bay: Analogues for Historical Reconstructions (242 K)

Florida Bay and the Southwest Coast


  • FS 2004-3141 Shells as Recorders of Environmental Change -- A Study in Florida Bay

Open File Reports

  • OFR 01-143 Molluscan Fauna from Core 25B, Whipray Basin, Central Florida Bay, Everglades National Park
  • OFR 98-522 Diatom Paleoecology Pass Key Core 37, Everglades National Park, Florida Bay (602 K)
  • OFR 98-122 Preliminary Paleontologic Report on Core 37, from Pass Key, Everglades National Park, Florida Bay (1.2 M)
  • OFR 97-534 Progress Report on Sediment Analyses at Selected Faunal Monitoring Sites in North-central and Northeastern Florida Bay (3.2 M)
  • OFR 97-460 Preliminary Paleontologic Report on Cores19A &19B, from Russell Bank, Everglades National Park, Florida Bay (685 K)
  • OFR 96-732 Preliminary Report on the Distribution of Modern Fauna and Flora at selected sites in North-central and North-eastern Florida Bay (568)
  • OFR 96-543 Preliminary Paleontologic Report on CoreT-24, Little Madeira Bay, Florida (460 K)
  • OFR 95-628 Preliminary Analysis of Down-Core Biotic Assemblages: Bob Allen Keys, Everglades National Park, Florida Bay (376 K)


South Florida Terrestrial & Everglades


Open File Reports

  • OFR 97-867 Palynological Census Data from SurfaceSamples in South Florida (1.6 M)
  • OFR 97-736 Paleontological Data from Mud Creek Core 1, Southern Florida (321 K)
  • OFR 97-497 Pollen Census Data from Southern Florida: Sites Along a Nutrient Gradient in Water Conservation Area 2A (225 K)
  • OFR 97-35 Pollen and Geochronological Data fromSouth Florida: Taylor Creek Site 2 (1.6 M)

Related OFR's:

Chesapeake Bay:

  • OFR99-045 Microfossils from Chesapeake Bay Sediments: Illustrations and Species Database (3.6 M)

For more information, contact:
Lynn Brewster-Wingard, MS 926A, USGS National Center
Reston, Virginia 20192



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