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Marine Geomorphology, Evolution, and Habitats

Publications

2017

Beeson, J.W., Johnson, S.Y., and Goldfinger, C., 2017, The transtensional offshore portion of the northern San Andreas fault: Fault zone geometry, late Pleistocene to Holocene sediment deposition, shallow deformation patterns, and asymmetric basin growth: Geosphere, v. 13 no. 4, 34 p., doi: 10.1130/Ges01367.1.

Cochrane, G.R., 2017, Interpretive data release for Oregon OCS Seafloor Mapping: Selected Lease Blocks Relevant to Renewable Energy: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7000069.

Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Hemery, L.G., and Hatcher, G., 2017, Data release for USGS field activity 2014-607-FA, Oregon OCS seafloor mapping: selected lease blocks relevant to renewable energy: U.S. Geological Survey Data Release ver. 2, doi: 10.5066/F7V40S8V.

Cochrane, G.R., Hemery, L.G., and Henkel, S.K., 2017, Oregon OCS seafloor mapping: Selected lease blocks relevant to renewable energy: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2017-1045, and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management OCS Study BOEM 2017-018, 51 p., doi: 10.3133/ofr20171045.

Johnson, S.Y., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Dartnell, P., Hartwell, S.R., Cochran, S.A., and Watt, J.T., 2017, The California Seafloor and Coastal Mapping Program—Providing science and geospatial data for California's State Waters: Ocean and Coastal Management, v. 140, pp. 88–104, doi: 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.02.004.

Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Hartwell, S.R., Golden, N.E., Kvitek, R.G., and Davenport, C.W., 2017, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Gaviota, California: In: Johnson, S.Y., and Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7TH8JWJ.

Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Hartwell, S.R., Golden, N.E., Kvitek, R.G., and Davenport, C.W., 2017, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Point Conception, California: In: Johnson, S.Y., and Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7QN64XQ.

Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R., Sliter, R.W., and Beeson, J.W., 2017, Minisparker seismic-reflection data of field activity B-05-11-CC, from Point Sur to Morro Bay, offshore central California, 2011-09-12 to 2011-09-26: doi: 10.5066/F7K35S44.

Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R., Sliter, R.W., and Beeson, J.W., 2017, Minisparker seismic-reflection data of field activity B-05-11-CC, from Point Sur to Morro Bay, offshore central California, 2011-09-12 to 2011-09-26: doi: 10.5066/F7K35S44.

Kluesner, J.W., Brothers, D.S., and Sliter, R.W., 2017, Reprocessed 3D seismic-reflection data and neural-network fault cube of field activity P-04-11-CC, offshore Point Sal, central California, 2012-08-12 to 2012-10-05: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7HD7TKM.

Kluesner, J.W., Brothers, D.S., and Sliter, R.W., 2017, Reprocessed boomer 3D seismic-reflection data of field activity P-04-11-CC in Estero Bay, offshore of Morro Bay, central California, 2012-08-12 to 2012-10-05: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7RV0MMK.

Kluesner, J.W., Brothers, D.S., and Sliter, R.W., 2017, Reprocessed boomer 3D seismic-reflection data of field activity P-04-11-CC, in San Luis Obispo Bay, offshore of Pismo Beach, central California, 2011-12-06 to 2012-10-05: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7N29VWM.

2016

Beeson, J.W., Johnson, S.Y., Goldfinger, C., and Hartwell, S.R., 2016, Marine Geophysical Data—Point Arena to Cape Mendocino: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/F7GT5K8R

Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Johnson, S.Y., Erdey, M.D., Golden, N.E., Greene, H.G., Dieter, B.E., Hartwell, S.R., Ritchie, A.C., Finlayson, D.P., Endris, C.A., Watt, J.T., Davenport, C.W., Sliter, R.W., Maier, K.L., and Krigsman, L.M., 2016, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Santa Cruz, California: In: Cochrane, G.R., and Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016-1024, doi: 10.3133/ofr20161024

Cochrane, G.R., Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Dieter, B.E., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Ritchie, A.C., Kvitek, R.G., Maier, K.L., Endris, C.A., Davenport, C.W., Watt, J.T., Sliter, R.W., Finlayson, D.P., and Krigsman, L.M., 2016, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Aptos, California: In: Cochrane, G.R., and Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016-1025, doi: 10.3133/ofr20161025

Dartnell, P., and Cochrane, G.R., 2016, High-resolution multibeam bathymetry and backscatter data collected in 2004 for the northern Channel Islands region, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Data release, doi: 10.5066/F7S46Q1J

Dartnell, P., Maier, K.L., Erdey, M.D., Dieter, B.E., Golden, N.E., Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R.,, Cochrane, G.R., Ritchie, A.C., Finlayson, D.P., Kvitek, R.G., Sliter, R.W., Greene, H.G., Davenport, C.W., Endris, C.A., and Krigsman, L.M., 2016, California State Waters Map Series—Monterey Canyon and vicinity, California: In: Dartnell, P., Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016-1072, doi: 10.3133/ofr20161072

Figurski, J.D., Freiwald, J., Lonhart, S.I., and Storlazzi, C.D., 2016, Seasonal sediment dynamics shape temperate bedrock reef communities: Marine Ecology Progress Series, v. 552, pp. 19–29, doi: 10.3354/meps11763

Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Hartwell, S.R., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Watt, J.T., Davenport, C.W., Kvitek, R.G., Erdey, M.D., Krigsman, L.M., Sliter, R.W., and Maier, K.L., 2016, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Monterey, California: In: Johnson, S.Y., and Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016-1110, doi: 10.3133/ofr20161110

Oberle, F.K.J., Storlazzi, C.D., and Hanebuth, T.J.J., 2016, What a drag: Quantifying the global impact of chronic bottom trawling on continental shelf sediment: Journal of Marine Systems, v. 159, pp. 109–119, doi: 10.1016/j.jmarsys.2015.12.007

Rosenberger, K.J., Storlazzi, C.D., and Cheriton, O.M., 2016, Variability of the internal tide on the southern Monterey Bay continental shelf and associated bottom boundary layer sediment transport: Continental Shelf Research, v. 120, pp. 68–81, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2016.03.016

Young, M., Cavanaugh, K., Bell, T., Raimondi, P., Edwards, C.A., Drake, P.T., Erikson, L., and Storlazzi, C., 2016, Environmental controls on spatial patterns in the long-term persistence of giant kelp in central California: Ecological Monographs, v. 86 no. 1, pp. 45–60, doi: 10.1890/15-0267.1

2015

Cochrane, G.R., Watt, J.T., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Dieter, B.E., Golden, N.E., Johnson, S.Y., Endris, C.A., Hartwell, S.R., Kvitek, R.G., Davenport, C.W., Krigsman, L.M., Ritchie, A.C., Sliter, R.W., Finlayson, D.P., and Maier, K.L., 2015, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Pigeon Point, California: In: Cochrane, G.R., Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015-1232, doi: 10.3133/ofr20151232

Edwards, B.D., Phillips, E.L., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Bretz, C.K., Kvitek, R.G., Hartwell, S.R., Johnson, S.Y., Cochrane, G.R., Dieter, B.E., Sliter, R.W., Ross, S.L., Golden, N.E., Watt, J.T., Chin, J.L., Erdey, M.D., Krigsman, L.M., Manson, M.W., and Endris, C.A., 2015, California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Pacifica, California: In: Cochran, S.A., and Edwards, B.D. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2014-1260, 38 p., doi: 10.3133/ofr20141260

California State Waters Map Series—Drakes Bay and Vicinity, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1041, J.T. Watt and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Watt, J.T., Dartnell, P., Golden, N.E., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Cochrane, G.R., Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R., Kvitek, R.G., Manson, M.W., Endris, C.A., Dieter, B.E., Sliter, R.W., Krigsman, L.M., Lowe, E.N., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Bodega Head, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015-1140, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Erdey, M.D., Greene, H.G., Cochrane, G.R., Kvitek, R.G., Manson, M.W., Endris, C.A., Dieter, B.E., Watt, J.T., Krigsman, L.M., Sliter, R.W., Lowe, E.N., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Bolinas, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1135, G.R. Cochrane and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Johnson, S.Y., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Manson, M.W., Sliter, R.W., Endris, C.A., Watt, J.T., Ross, S.L., Kvitek, R.G., Phillips, E.L., Bruns, T.R., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Point Reyes, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1114, J.T. Watt and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Watt, J.T., Dartnell, P., Golden, N.E., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Cochrane, G.R., Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R., Kvitek, R.G., Manson, M.W., Endris, C.A., Dieter, B.E., Sliter, R.W., Krigsman, L.M., Lowe, E.N., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Refugio Beach, California
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3319, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Phillips, E.L., Ritchie, A.C., Krigsman, L.M., Dieter, B.E., Conrad, J.E., Greene, H.G., Seitz, G.G., Endris, C.A., Sliter, R.W., Wong, F.L., Erdey, M.D., Gutierrez, C.I., Yoklavich, M.M., East, A.E., and Hart, P.E.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Salt Point, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1098, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Erdey, M.D., Greene, H.G., Cochrane, G.R., Kvitek, R.G., Manson, M.W., Endris, C.A., Dieter, B.E., Watt, J.T., Krigsman, L.M., Sliter, R.W., Lowe, E.N., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of San Gregorio, California
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3306, G.R. Cochrane and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2014
— Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Watt, J.T., Golden, N.E., Endris, C.A., Phillips, E.L., Hartwell, S.R., Johnson, S.Y., Kvitek, R.G., Erdey, M.D., Bretz, C.K., Manson, M.W., Sliter, R.W., Ross, S.L., Dieter, B.E., and Chin, J.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of San Francisco, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1068, G.R. Cochrane and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2015
— Cochrane, G.R., Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Endris, C.A., Manson, M.W., Sliter, R.W., Kvitek, R.G., Watt, J.T., Ross, S.L., and Bruns, T.R.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Santa Barbara, California
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3281, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds.
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Phillips, E.L., Ritchie, A.C., Greene, H.G., Krigsman, L.M., Kvitek, R.G., Dieter, B.E., Endris, C.A., Seitz, G.G., Sliter, R.W., Erdey, M.E., Gutierrez, C.I., Wong, F.L., Yoklavich, M.M., Draut, A.E., Hart, P.E., and Conrad, J.E.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Scott Creek, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015-1191, G.R. Cochrane and S.A. Cochran, eds.
— Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Johnson, S.Y., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Dieter, B.E., Golden, N.E., Endris, C.A., Hartwell, S.R., Kvitek, R.G., Davenport, C.W., Watt, J.T., Krigsman, L.M., Ritchie, A.C., Sliter, R.W., Finlayson, D.P., Maier, K.L.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Tomales Point, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1088, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds.
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Greene, H.G., Erdey, M.D., Cochrane, G.R., Watt, J.T., Kvitek, R.G., Manson, M.W., Endris, C.A., Dieter, B.E., Krigsman, L.M., Sliter, R.W., Lowe, E.N., and Chin, J.L.

Classification of rocky headlands in California with relevance to littoral cell boundary delineation
Marine Geology, Volume 369, Pages 137-152, 2015 [Download PDF, 1.4 MB]
— George, D.A., Largier, J.L., Storlazzi, C.D., and Barnard, P.L.

Salish Sea Map Series—Admiralty Inlet, Washington
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015-1073, G.R. Cochrane, ed., 2015
— Cochrane, G.R., Dethier, M.N., Hodson, T.O., Kull, K.J., Golden, N.E., Ritchie A.C., Moegling, C.H., and Pacunski, R.E.

Southern Salish Sea Habitat Map Series data catalog
U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 935, 2015
— Cochrane, G.R., compiler

Vertical convergence of resuspended sediment and subducted phytoplankton to a persistent detached layer over the southern shelf of Monterey Bay, California
Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Volume 120, 22 Pages, 2015
— Sevadjian, J.C., McPhee-Shaw, E.E., Raanan, B.Y., Cheriton, O.M., Storlazzi, C.D.

2014

Autonomous bed-sediment imaging-systems for revealing temporal variability of grain size
Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, Volume 12, Pages 390–406, 2014
— Buscombe, D., Rubin, D.M., Lacy, J.R., Storlazzi, C.D., Hatcher, G., Chezar, H., Wyland, R., Sherwood, C.R.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Coal Oil Point, California
U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3302, S.Y. Johnson and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2014
— Johnson, S.Y., Dartnell, P., Cochrane, G.R., Golden, N.E., Phillips, E.L., Ritchie, A.C., Kvitek, R.G., Dieter, B.E., Conrad, J.E., Lorenson, T.D., Krigsman, L.M., Greene, H.G., Endris, C.A., Seitz, G.G., Finlayson, D.P., Sliter, R.W., Wong, F.L., Erdey, M.D., Gutierrez, C.I., Leifer, I., Yoklavich, M.M., Draut, A.E., Hart, P.E., Hostettler, F.D., Peters, K.E., Kvenvolden, K.A., Rosenbauer, R.J., and Fong, G.

California State Waters Map Series—Offshore of Half Moon Bay, California
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2014-1214, G.R. Cochrane and S.A. Cochran, eds., 2014
— Cochrane, G.R., Dartnell, P., Greene, H.G., Johnson, S.Y., Golden, N.E., Hartwell, S.R., Dieter, B.E., Manson, M.W., Sliter, R.W., Ross, S.L., Watt, J.T., Endris, C.A., Kvitek, R.G., Phillips, E.L., Erdey, M.D., Chin, J.L., and Bretz, C.K.

Characterization of deep coral and sponge communities in the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary: Rittenburg Bank, Cochrane Bank, and the Farallon Escarpment
NOAA Technical Memorandum NOS NCCOS 190, 32 Pages [Download PDF, 3.1 MB], 2014
— Etnoyer, P.J., Cochrane, G., Salgado, E., Graiff, K., J. Roletto, G., Williams, Reyna, K., and Hyland, J.

Suspended particulate layers and internal waves over the southern Monterey Bay continental shelf—An important control on shelf mud belts?
Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, Volume 119, Pages 428–444, 2014
— Cheriton, O.M., McPhee-Shaw, E.E., Shaw, W.J., Stanton, T.P., Bellingham, J.G., and Storlazzi, C.D.

Upwelling rebound, ephemeral secondary pycnoclines, and the creation of a near-bottom wave guide over the Monterey Bay continental shelf
Geophysical Research Letters, Volume 41, Pages 8503-8511, 2014 [Download PDF, 6.4 MB]
— Cheriton, O.M., McPhee-Shaw, E.E., Storlazzi, C.D., Rosenberger, K.J., Shaw, W.J., and Raanan, B.Y.

2013

Distribution and abundance of rippled scour depressions along the California coast
Continental Shelf Research, v. 69, pp. 88
— Davis, A.C.D., Kvitek, R.G., Mueller, C.B.A., Young, M.A., Storlazzi, C.D., and Phillips, E.L.

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