USGS scientist provides a glimpse of future sea levels in Southern California
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USGS scientist describes techniques for mapping coral reefs
Media coverage of post-storm beach mapping in Santa Cruz, California
Storms that battered Santa Cruz, California, brought beneficial sand to beaches
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Nadine Golden is Acting Deputy Director of Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
Guy Gelfenbaum is new director of Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center
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