Recently Published Articles
Barton, C.C., 2001, Scaling of rock fractures [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 82, no. 47, p. F569.
Barton, C.C., Manheim, F.T., DeCola, F.L., Bollinger, J., and Jenkins, J.A., 2001, Complex behavior of contaminant flux and the ecology of the Lower Mississippi River [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 82, no. 47, p. F196.
Brewer, G.M., Dadisman, S.V., Flocks, J.G., Weise, D.S., and Davis, J.B., 2001, Archive of boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruise 99LCA01 Crescent Beach Spring, Florida, 26 April-27 April, 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-355, CD-ROM (1 disc).
Brewer, G.M., Morton, R.A., and Weise, D.S., 2001, Archive of boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruise 99SCE01 Little River Inlet to the entrance of Winyah Bay, South Carolina, 8 June-16 June, 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-326, CD-ROM set (5 discs).
Dismukes, J.S., Barton, C.C., and Morton, R.A., 2001, Nonlinear analysis of unevenly sampled shoreline position signals [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 82, no. 47, p. F567.
Fisher, R.N., Suarez, A.V., and Case, T.J., 2002, Spatial patterns in the abundance of the coastal horned lizard: Conservation Biology, v. 16, no. 1, p. 205-215.
Helgerud, M.G., Waite, W.F., Kirby, S.H., and Nur, A., 2001, Laboratory measurement of compressional and shear wave speed in polycrystalline sI and sII gas hydrates and ice as functions of temperature and pressure [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 82, no. 47, supp., p. F603.
Kellogg, C.A., Griffin, D.W., Garrison, V.H., Peak, K.K., Smith, R., and Shinn, E.A., 2002, African dust microbes; an inoculum for coral reef diseases? [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 83, no. 4 (Ocean Sciences Meeting supplement), abstract OS31C-35.
Kindinger, J.L., Davis, J.B., and Flocks, J.G., 2002, Seismic stratigraphy of the central Indian River region: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-723 [URL: http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/stjohns/indianriver].
McGinnis, T.W., and Emslie, S.D., 2001, The foraging ecology of Royal and Sandwich Terns in North Carolina, USA: Waterbirds, v. 24, no. 3, p. 361-370.
Polloni, C., Tripp, B., and Truesdale, P., 2001, An illustrated environmental bibliography for Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-050 version 2, CD-ROM [re-released].
Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Hastings, M.E., and Hathaway, J.C., 2001, A pictorial survey of benthic character and habitats along the U.S. east coast on CD-ROM [abs.]: Eos (American Geophysical Union Transactions), v. 82, no. 47, p. 593.
Schwab, W.C., 2002, Sand distribution on the inner shelf of Long Island, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-136-01.
Thieler, E.R., Pilkey, O.H., Jr., Cleary, W.J., and Schwab, W.C., 2001, Modern sedimentation on the shoreface and inner continental shelf at Wrightsville Beach, N.C.: Journal of Sedimentary Research, v. 71, no. 6, p. 958-970.
Williams, R.S., Jr., 2000, A modern earth narrativewhat will be the fate of the biosphere?: Technology in Society, v. 22, p. 303-339.
Publications Submitted for Director's Approval
Brock, J., Wright, W., Gesch, D., Crane, M., Hansen, M., and Sallenger, A., Development of methods for the integration of high resolution topographic and bathymetric lidar surveys of the Tampa Bay region [abs.]: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies meeting, Austin, TX, October 30-November 1, 2002.
Colman, S.M., and Bratton, J.F., Quantitative estimates of anthropogenically induced environmental changes in Chesapeake Bay: Science.
Edgar, N.T., Jacobson, G.L., Holmes, C.W., and Swarzenski, P.W., and McNeal, J.M., Prehistory elemental mercury concentration for the last 70,000 years; Lake Tulane, Florida [abs.]: American Society of Limnology and Oceanography meeting, Victoria, B.C., Canada, August 8, 2002.
Flocks, J.G., Kindinger, J.L., and Swarzenski, P., Sediment-hosted contaminants and distribution patterns in the Mississippi and Atchafalaya River systems [abs.]: USGS Karst Interest Group Workshop, 1st, St. Petersburg, FL, February 12-16, 2001.
Garrison, V., Foreman, W., Majewski, M., Holmes, C., Shinn, E., Smith, R., and Ranneberger, M., Timbuktu meets coral reefs; chemical contaminants in African dust [abs.]: Eastern Fish Health Workshop, 27th, Charleston, SC, March 18-22, 2002.
Gelfenbaum, Guy, Gardner, J.V., van den Ameele, E.J., Barnhardt, Walter, Lee, H.J., and Palmer, Steve, Assessing damage on the major submarine deltas of southern Puget Sound after the 2001 Nisqually earthquake using high-resolution seafloor multibeam mapping [abs]: Geological Society of America (GSA), Cordilleran Section meeting, Corvallis, OR, May 13-15, 2002.
Griffin, D.W., Detection of microbial indicators and human microbial pathogens in artificial recharge studies [abs.]: USGS Artificial Recharge Workshop, Sacramento, CA, April 2-4, 2002.
Griffin, D.W., Kellogg, C.A., Garrison, G.H., and Shinn, E.A., Long range transport of sediment in the atmosphere and its implications for global public and ecosystem health [abs.]: International Society for Ecosystem Health Conference, Washington, D.C., June 6-11, 2002.
Griffin, D.W., Kellogg, C.A., Garrison, V.H., and Shinn, E.A., Transoceanic transport of airborne sediments and global health: Review article for American Scientist.
Halley, R.B., Eleven things a geologist thinks an engineer should know about carbonate beaches: American Society of Civil Engineers.
Harris, C.K., and Butman, B., Sediment redistribution in the New York Bight; influence of wind-forced currents, energetic waves, and topography [abs.]: American Geophysical Union-American Society of Limnology and Oceanography, 2002 Ocean Sciences, Honolulu, HI, February 11-15, 2002.
Hermsen, J.M., Collie, J.S., and Valentine, P.C., Effects of fishing activity on scavenging invertebrates on Georges Bank: Journal of Estuarine Research.
Kindinger, J., Penland, S., Flocks, J., Kulp, M., and Britisch, L.D., Sand resources, regional geology, and coastal processes for shoreline restoration; case study of Barataria Shoreline, Louisiana [abs.]: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies meeting, Austin, TX, October 30-November 1, 2002.
Kvenvolden, K.A., Methane hydrate in the global organic carbon cycle÷the biogeologic control of methane [abs.]: Geological Society of America (GSA), Cordilleran Section meeting, Corvallis, OR, May 13-15, 2002.
Normark, W.R., and Reid, J.A., Extensive turbidite deposits on the Pacific plate generated by outbursts from glacial Lake Missoula [abs.]: Geological Society of America (GSA), Cordilleran Section meeting, Corvallis, OR, May 13-15, 2002.
Raabe, E.A., Harris, M.S., Shrestha, R.L., and Carter, W.E., Morphology of a marsh-dominated coast determined from airborne laser in Eastern Gulf of Mexico [abs.]: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies meeting, October/November 2002, Austin, TX, October 30-November 1, 2002.
Raabe, E., and Kovach, C.W., Water-depth, seagrass, algae, and bottom type mapped with airborne multi-spectral imagery in Tampa Bay [abs.]: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies meeting, Austin, TX, October 30-November 1, 2002.
Shinn, E.A., Reich, C.D., and Hickey, T.D., Staghorn coral mystery of the Florida Keys: Coral Reefs.
Swarzenski, P., Sutton, P., Porcelli, D., and McKee, B., The estuarine chemistry and isotope systematics of 234,238U in the Amazon and Fly Rivers: Continental Shelf Research.
in this issue:
African Sahel Dust
Radio Interview Explores African Dust
Florida Coastal Storm Defenses
Oceans Day 2002
Black History Month
Environmental Academy Web Site
Regional Science Fair
Congressional BriefingSea Otter Research
Law of the Sea
Bill Dillon Retires
John Hughes Clarke"Imaging Water Mass Variability"
March Publications List