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2010

Akin, S.K., and Grossman, E.E., 2010, Coast Salish and U.S. Geological Survey 2009 Tribal Journey water quality project: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1143, 60 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1143/.

Apotsos, A., Gelfenbaum, G., Jaffe, B., Watt, S., Peck, B., Buckley, M., Stevens, A.W., 2010, Tsunami inundation and sediment transport in a sediment-limited embayment on American Samoa: Earth-Science Reviews, v. 107 no. 1-2, pp. 1–11, doi: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2010.11.001.

Barnard, P.L., and Hoover, D., 2010, A seamless, high-resolution coastal digital elevation model (DEM) for southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 487, 8 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/487/.

Barnard, P.L., Warrick, J.A., 2010, Dramatic beach and nearshore morphological changes due to extreme flooding at a wave-dominated river mouth: Marine Geology, v. 271 no. 1-2, pp. 131–148, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2010.01.018.

Barnard, P.L., and Kvitek, Rikk G.,, 2010, Anthropogenic influence on recent bathymetric change in west-central San Francisco Bay: San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science,, v. 8 no. 3, 13 p., URL: http://escholarship.org/uc/item/6k3524hg.

Barth, G.A., 2010, MARGINS Successor Science Plan—"PRISMS"; Section 7 (implementation of Science Objectives) 7.5 (immediate opportunities for a MARGINS successor) 7.5.4 (Law of the Sea—the U.S. ECS Project): PRISMS; NSF MARGINS successor program draft science plan, URL: http://www.nsf-margins.org/Planning_and_review/DSP_final.html.

Brand, A., Lacy, J.R., Hsu, K., Hoover, D., Gladding, S., Stacey, M.T., 2010, Wind-enhanced resuspension in the shallow waters of South San Francisco Bay: Mechanisms and potential implications for cohesive sediment transport: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 115 no. C11, doi: 10.1029/2010jc006172.

Buscombe, D., Rubin, D.M., Warrick, J.A., 2010, A universal approximation of grain size from images of noncohesive sediment: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 115 no. F2, doi: 10.1029/2009jf001477.

Buscombe, D., Rubin, D.M., Warrick, J.A., 2010, An automated and ’universal’ method for measuring mean grain size from a digital image of sediment: , Proceedings of the 4th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference and the 9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference. 2nd Joint Federal Interagency Conference, Las Vegas, NV, June 27 - July 1, 2010.

Chin, J.L., Woodrow, D.L., McGann, M., Wong, F.L., Fregoso, T., and Jaffe, B.E., 2010, Estuarine sedimentation, sediment character, and foraminiferal distribution in central San Francisco Bay, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1130, pp. 1–58, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1130/index.html.

Clague, D.A., Lundsten, L., Hein, J., Paduan, J., and Davis, A., 2010, Davidson Seamount: Oceanography, v. 23 no. 1, pp. 126–127, URL: https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2010.78.

Dartnell, P., Conrad, J.E., Stanley, R.G., and Cochrane, G.R., 2010, Onshore and offshore geologic map of the Coal Oil Point area, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3124, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/sim3124.

Dougherty, J.A., Swarzenski, P.W., Dinicola, R.S., and Reinhard, M., 2010, Occurrence of Herbicides and Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products in Surface Water and Groundwater around Liberty Bay, Puget Sound, Washington: Journal of Environment Quality, v. 39 no. 4, doi: 10.2134/jeq2009.0189.

Draut, A.E., and Gillette, E.R., 2010, Vegetation and substrate on aeolian landscapes in the Colorado River corridor, Cataract Canyon, Utah: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1273, 6114 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1273/.

Draut, A.E., Logan, J.B., Mastin, M.C., and McCoy, R.E., 2010, Seasonal and decadal-scale channel evolution on the dammed Elwha River, Washington: Proceedings of the 2nd Joint Federal Interagency Conference (9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference and 4th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference), June 27-July 1, Las Vegas, Nevada, URL: https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70041555.

Draut, A.E., Sondossi, H.A., Dealy, T.P., Hazel, J.E.J., Fairley, H.C., and Brown, C.R., 2010, 2009 weather and aeolian sand-transport data from the Colorado River corridor, Grand Canyon, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1166, 98 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1166/.

Draut, A.E., Topping, D.J., Rubin, D.M., Wright, S.A., and Schmidt, J.C., 2010, Grain-Size Evolution in Suspended Sediment and Deposits from the 2004 and 2008 Controlled-Flood Experiments in Marble and Grand Canyons, Arizona: Proceedings of the 2nd Joint Federal Interagency Conference (9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference and 4th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference), June 27-July 1, Las Vegas, Nevada, URL: https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70157986.

Finlayson, D.P., Triezenberg, Peter J., and Hart, Patrick E., 2010, Geophysical surveys of the San Andreas and Crystal Springs reservoir system including seismic-reflection profiles and swath bathymetry, San Mateo County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1030, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1030/.

Fisher, M.A., Ruppert, Natalia A., White, Randall A., Sliter, Ray W., and Wong, Florence L., 2010, Distal volcano-tectonic seismicity near Augustine Volcano: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1769-6, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/pp17696.

Fletcher, C.H., and Richmond, B.M., 2010, Climate change in the Federated States of Micronesia; food and water security, climate risk management, and adaptive strategies; executive summary: Sea Grant College Program Sea Grant College Program, Honolulu, Hawai'i, 6 p.

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Foley M.M., and Koch P.L., 2010, Correlation between allochthonous subsidy input and isotopic variability in the giant kelp Macrocystis pyrifera in central California, USA: Marine Ecology Progress Series, v. 409, pp. 41–50, doi: 10.3354/meps08600.

Geist, E.L., and Parsons, T., 2010, Estimating the empirical probability of submarine landslide occurrence, International Symposium on Submarine Mass Movements and their Consequences, Book Series: Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research: Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences 28, Springer, pp. 377–386, doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-3071-9.

Gelfenbaum, G., Apotsos, A., Stevens, A.W., and Jaffe, B.E., 2010, Effect of fringing reefs on tsunami inundation; American Samoa: Earth Science Reviews, v. 107 no. 1-2, pp. 12–22, doi: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2010.12.005.

Gelfenbaum, G., Kaminsky, G.M., 2010, Large-scale coastal change in the Columbia River littoral cell: An overview: Marine Geology, v. 273 no. 1-4, pp. 1–10, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.007.

Gibbs, A.E., and Richmond, B.M., 2010, Oblique aerial photography of the Arctic coast of Alaska, Cape Sabine to Milne Point, July 16-19, 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 503, 4 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/503/.

Gibbs, A.E., and Richmond, B.M.,, 2010, Oblique Aerial Photography of the Arctic Coast of Alaska, Cape Sabine to Milne Point, July 16-19, 2009: U. S. Geological Survey Data Series 503, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/503/.

Grossman, E.E., Logan, J.B., Presto, M.K., and Storlazzi, C.D., 2010, Submarine groundwater discharge and fate along the coast of Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Island of Hawai'i; Part 3, Spatial and temporal patterns in nearshore waters and coastal groundwater plumes, December 2003-April 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5081, 76 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5081/.

Haley, B., Ireland, Darren, and Childs, J.R., 2010, Environmental Assessment for a marine geophysical survey of parts of the Arctic Ocean, August-September 2010: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1117, 20 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1117/.

Hansen, J.E., Barnard, P.L., 2010, Sub-weekly to interannual variability of a high-energy shoreline: Coastal Engineering, v. 57 no. 11-12, pp. 959–972, doi: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2010.05.011.

Hein, J., Conrad, T., and Staudigel, H., 2010, Seamount Mineral Deposits: A Source of Rare Metals for High-Technology Industries: Oceanography, v. 23 no. 1, pp. 184–189, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2010.70.

Hein, J.R., Reid, J.A., Conrad, T.A., Dunham, R.E., Clague, D.A., Schulz, M.S., and Davis, A.S., 2010, Seamounts and ferromanganese crusts within and near the U.S. EEZ off California—Data for RV Farnella cruise F7-87-SC: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1069, 124 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1069/.

Hutchinson, D.R., and Barth, Ginger A., 2010, Continental margins and the Extended Continental Shelf Project: MARGINS/GeoPRISMS Newsletter, no. 25, fall 2010, pp. 5–11, URL: http://www.nsf-margins.org/Publications/Newsletters/Newsletter.html.

Jaffe, B.E., Gelfenbaum, G., Buckley, M.L., Watt, S., Apotsos, A., Stevens, A.W., and Richmond, B.M., 2010, The limit of inundation of the September 29, 2009, tsunami on Tutuila, American Samoa: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1018, 27 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1018/.

Jones, L.C., Rosenbauer, R., Goldsmith, J.I., Oze, C., 2010, Carbonate control of H [sub:2] and CH [sub:4] production in serpentinization systems at elevated P-Ts: SERPENTINIZATION AND CARBONATE CHEMISTRY: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 37 no. 14, n/a-n/a p., doi: 10.1029/2010gl043769.

Kaminsky, G.M., Ruggiero, P., Buijsman, M.C., McCandless, D., Gelfenbaum, G., 2010, Historical evolution of the Columbia River littoral cell: Marine Geology, v. 273 no. 1-4, pp. 96–126, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.006.

Kim, G., and Swarzenski, P.W., 2010, Submarine ground-water discharge (SGD) and associated nutrient fluxes to the coastal ocean: In: Liu, K.-K., Atkinson, L., Quinones, R., and Talaue-McManus, L. (Eds.). Global Change – The IGBP Series Carbon and Nutrient Fluxes in Continental Margins: A Global Synthesis, Springer-Verlag, New York, pp. 529–538, doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-92735-8_11.

Knee, K.L., Street, J.H, Grossman, E.E., Boehm, A.B. and Paytan, A., 2010, Nutrient inputs to the coastal ocean from submarine groundwater discharge in a groundwater-dominated system: Relation to land use (Kona coast, Hawaii, U.S.A.): Limnology and Oceanography, v. 55 no. 3, pp. 1105–1122, doi: 10.4319/lo.2010.55.3.1105.

Koschinsky, A., Hein, J.R., Schmidt, K., Alexander, B., and Bau, M., 2010, Rare and valuable metals for high-tech applications found in marine ferromanganese nodules and crusts: Relationships to genetic endmembers: Abstracts and Proceedings, 39th Underwater Mining Institute, Gelendzhik, Russia, 4-10 October 2010, pp. 1–13.

Magirl, C.G., Connolly, P.J., Coffin, B., Duda, J.J., Curran, C.A., and Draut, A.E., 2010, Sediment Management Strategies Associated with Dam Removal in the State of Washington: Proceedings of the 2nd Joint Federal Interagency Conference (9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference and 4th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference), June 27-July 1, Las Vegas, Nevada, URL: http://acwi.gov/sos/pubs/2ndJFIC/.

McGann, M., 2010, Paleoceanographic changes on the Farallon Escarpment off central California during the last 16,000 years: v. 235, pp. 26–39, doi: 10.1016/j.quaint.2010.09.005.

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Melis, T.S., Topping, D.J., Grams, P.E., Rubin, D.M., Wright, S.A., Draut, A.E., Hazel, J.E., Jr., Ralston, B.E., Kennedy, T.A., Rosi-Marshall, Emma, Korman, Josh, Hilwig, K.D., and Schmit, Lara M.,, 2010, 2008 High-flow experiment at Glen Canyon Dam benefits colorado river resources in Grand Canyon National Park: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3009, 4 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3009/.

Morton, R.A., Buckley, M.L., Gelfenbaum, Guy, Richmond, B.M., Cecioni, A., Artal, O., Hoffman, C., and Perez, F., 2010, Geological impacts and sedimentary record of the February 27, 2010, Chile tsunami; La Trinchera to Concepción: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1116, 22 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1116/.

Mosher, D.C., Shipp, R.C., Moscardelli, L., Chaytor, J.D., Baxter, C.D., Lee, H.J., Urgeles, R., 2010, Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences: Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht URL: http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-90-481-3071-9.

Mwashote, B.M., Burnett, W.C., Chanton, J., Santos, I.R., Dimova, N., and Swarzenski, P.W., 2010, Calibration and use of continuous heat-type automated seepage meters for submarine groundwater discharge measurements: Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, v. 87 no. 1, pp. 1–10, doi: 10.1016/j.ecss.2009.12.001.

Oppenheimer, D.H., Bakun, W.H., Parsons, T., Simpson, R.W., Boatwright, J., Uhrhammer, R.A., 2010, The 2007 M 5.4 Alum Rock, California, earthquake: Implications for future earthquakes on the central and southern Calaveras Fault: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 115 no. B8, doi: 10.1029/2009jb006683.

Parsons, T., 2010, Earthquake probability calculated from paleoseismic observations on the south Hayward fault; in Knudsen, K., Baldwin, J., Brocher, T. Burgmann, R., Craig, M., Cushing, D., Hellwig, P., Wiegers, M., and Wong, I., eds. Proceedings of the Third Conference on Earthquake Hazards in the Eastern San Francisco Bay Area: California Geological Survey Special Report 219, pp. 179–183.

Paull, C.K., Ussler III, W., Holbrook, W.S., Hill, T., Halflidason, H., Winters, W.W., Lorenson, T.D., Aiello, J., Johnson, J.E., and Lundsten, E., 2010, Tail of the Støregga Slide: insights from the geochemistry and sedimentology of the Norwegian Basin deposits. Sedimentology, v. 57, 1409 –1429 p., doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3091.2010.01150.

Peters, R., and Jaffe, B.E., 2010, Database of recent tsunami deposits: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1172, 12 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1172/.

Peters, R., and Jaffe, Bruce E., 2010, Identification of tsunami deposits in the geologic record; developing criteria using recent tsunami deposits: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1239, 39 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1239/.

Peterson, C.D., Jol, H.M., Vanderburgh, S., Phipps, J.B., Percy, D., Gelfenbaum, G., 2010, Dating of late Holocene beach shoreline positions by regional correlation of coseismic retreat events in the Columbia River littoral cell, USA: Marine Geology, v. 273 no. 1-4, pp. 44–61, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.003.

Polgári, M., Hein, J.R., Tóth, M., Brukner-Wein, A., Vigh, T., Biró, L., Cserháti, C., 2010, Genesis of a regionally widespread celadonitic chert-ironstone bed overlying Upper Lias manganese deposits, Hungary: Journal of the Geological Society, v. 167 no. 2, pp. 313–328, doi: 10.1144/0016-76492008-132.

Presto, M.K., Storlazzi, C.D., Field, M.E., and Abbott, L.L., 2010, Turbidity on the Shallow Reef off Kaulana and Hakioawa Watersheds, North Coast of Kaho‘olawe, Hawai‘i; measurements of turbidity and ancillary data on winds, waves, precipitation, and stream flow discharge, November 2005 to June 2008: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1037, 15 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1037/.

Prouty, N.G., Field, M.E., Stock, J.D., Jupiter, S.D., McCulloch, M., 2010, Coral Ba/Ca records of sediment input to the fringing reef of the southshore of Moloka'i, Hawai'i over the last several decades: Marine Pollution Bulletin, v. 60 no. 10, pp. 1822–1835, doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2010.05.024.

Pulyaeva, I.A. and H., J.R., 2010, Paleoceanographic conditions during the formation of Fe-Mn crusts from the Pacific Ocean: Biostratigraphic and compositional evidence: Abstracts and Proceedings, 39th Underwater Mining Institute, Gelendzhik, Russia, 4-10 October 2010, pp. 1–11.

Ritchie, A.C., Finlayson, D.P., and Logan, J.B., 2010, Swath bathymetry surveys of the Monterey Bay area from Point Año Nuevo to Moss Landing, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, and Monterey Counties, California: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 514, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/514/.

Rosenbauer, R.J., and Thomas, B., 2010, Chapter 3 - Carbon dioxide (CO2) sequestration in deep saline aquifers and formations, in Part 1 - Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Storage and Utilisation: in, Maroto-Valer, M.M., ed., Developments and Innovation in Carbon Dioxide (Co2) Capture and Storage Technology: Carbon Dioxide (Co2) Storage and Utilisation: Woodland Publishing Series in Energy Vol. 2, , pp. 57–103, doi: 10.1533/9781845699581.1.57.

Rosenbauer, R.J., Campbell, P.L., Lam, A., Lorenson, T.D., Hostettler, F.D., Thomas, B., and Wong, F.L., 2010, Reconnaissance of Macondo-1 well oil in sediment and tarballs from the northern Gulf of Mexico shoreline, Texas to Florida: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1290, 22 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1290/.

Ross, S.L., et. al, 2010, The San Andreas fault zone directly offshore Pacifica and Daly City, California: Complex deformation and previously unmapped structures: Seismological Research Letters, v. 81 no. 2, pp. 347–348.

Rubin, D.M., Topping, D.J., Chezar, H., Hazel, J.E., Schmidt, J.C., Breedlove, M., Melis, T., and Grams, P.E., 2010, 20,000 grain-size observations from the bed of the Colorado River, and implications for sediment transport through Grand Canyon: , Proceedings of the Joint Federal Interagency Conference 2010 (2nd). , 12 p.

Ruggiero, P., Buijsman, M., Kaminsky, G.M., Gelfenbaum, G., 2010, Modeling the effects of wave climate and sediment supply variability on large-scale shoreline change: Marine Geology, v. 273 no. 1-4, pp. 127–140, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.008.

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Shipman, H., Dethier, M.N., Gelfenbaum, G., Fresh, K.L., and Dinicola, R.S., eds.,, 2010, Puget Sound Shorelines and the Impacts of Armoring—Proceedings of a State of the Science Workshop, May 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5254, 262 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5254/.

Shipman, H., Gelfenbaum, G., Dethier, M.N., and Fresh, K.L., 2010, Puget Sound Shoreline Armoring: State of the Science Workshop, in Shipman, H., Dethier, M.N., Gelfenbaum, G., Fresh, K.L., and Dinicola, R.S., eds., 2010, Puget Sound Shorelines and the Impacts of Armoring—Proceedings of a State of the Science Workshop, May 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5254, pp. 1–8, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5254/.

Sliter, R.W., Ryan, Holly F., and Triezenberg, Peter J., 2010, High-resolution seismic-reflection data offshore of Dana Point, southern California borderland: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1111, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1111/.

Storlazzi, C.D., and Reid, J.A., 2010, The influence of El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) cycles on wave-driven sea-floor sediment mobility along central California continental margin: Continental Shelf Research, v. 30, pp. 1582–1599.

Storlazzi, C.D., Presto, M.K., Logan, J.B., and Field, M.E., 2010, Coastal circulation and sediment dynamics in Maunalua Bay, Oahu, Hawaii, measurements of waves, currents, temperature, salinity, and turbidity; November 2008-February 2009: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1217, 62 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1217/.

Swarzenski, P.W., Simonds, F.W., Reich, C., Rosenberry, D., and Dinicola, R., 2010, A geochemical and geophysical examination of submarine groundwater discharge and associated nutrient loading estimates into Lynch Cove, Hood Canal, WA: In: Gelfenbaum, G.R., Fuentes, T.L., Duda, J.J., Grossman, E.E., Takesue, R.K. (Eds.). Extended abstracts from the coastal habitats in Puget Sound (CHIPS) 2006 workshop, Port Townswen, Washington, November 14-16, 2006, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1218, pp. 112–113, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1218/.

Takesue, R.K., 2010, Terrigenous sediment provenance from geochemical tracers, south Molokai reef flat, Hawaii: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1155, 17 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1155/.

Thompson, E.M., Kayen, Robert E., Carkin, Brad, and Tanaka, Hajime, 2010, Surface-wave site characterization at 53 strong-motion recording stations affected by the Parkfield, California, M6.0 earthquake of 28 September 2004, U.S. Geological Surve: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1168, 117 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1168/.

Tierney, J.E., Mayes, M.T., Meyer, N., Johnson, C., Swarzenski, P.W., Cohen, A.S., and Russell, J.M., 2010, Late-twentieth-century warming in Lake Tanganyika unprecedented since AD 500: Nature Geoscience, v. 3 no. 6, pp. 422–425, doi: 10.1038/ngeo865.

Topping, D.J., D. M. Rubin, P. E. Grams, R. E. Griffiths, T. A. Sabol, N. Voichick, R. B. Tusso, K. M. Vanaman, and R. R. McDonald, 2010, Sediment transport during three controlled-flood experiments on the Colorado River downstream from Glen Canyon Dam, with implications for eddy-sandbar deposition in Grand Canyon National Park: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1128, 111 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1128/.

Topping, D.J., Wright, S.A., Griffiths, R.E., Melis, T.S., Rubin, D.M., and Sabol, T.A., 2010, High-Resolution Measurements of Suspended-Sediment Concentration and Grain Size in the Colorado River in Grand Canyon Using a Multi-Frequency Acoustic System: , Proceedings of the Joint Federal Interagency Conference 2010 (2nd).

Trusel, L.D., Cochrane, Guy R., Etherington, Lisa L., Powell, Ross D., and Mayer, Larry A., 2010, Marine benthic habitat mapping of Muir Inlet, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska, with an evaluation of the Coastal and Marine Ecological Classification Standard III: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3122, 4 p.

Warrick, J.A., George, D.A., Stevens, A.W., Eshleman, J., Gelfenbaum, G., Kaminsky, G.M., Schwartz, A.K., and Bierne, M., 2010, Beach morphology monitoring in the Elwha River littoral cell, 2004-2009: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 288, 64 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/288/.

Watt, S.G., Jaffe, B.E., Morton, R.A., Richmond, B.M., and Gelfenbaum, G., 2010, Description of extreme-wave deposits on the northern coast of Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1180, 65 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1180/.

Webster, J.M., Clague, D.A., Faichney, I.D.E., Fullagar, P.D., Hein, J.R., Moore, J.G., and Paull, C.K., 2010, Early Pleistocene origin of reefs around Lanai, Hawaii: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 290 no. 3-4, pp. 331–339, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2009.12.029.

Wheatcroft, R.A., M.A. Goñi, J.A. Hatten, G.B. Pasternack, and J.A. Warrick,, 2010, The role of effective discharge in the ocean delivery of particulate organic carbon by small, mountainous river systems: Limnology and Oceanography, v. 55 no. 1, pp. 161–171.

Wright, S.A., Topping, D.J., Rubin, D.M., and Melis, T.S., 2010, Modeling Long-Term Sediment Budgets in Supply-Limited Rivers: , Proceedings of the Joint Federal Interagency Conference 2010 (2nd).

Xu, J.P., 2010, Normalized velocity profiles of field-measured turbidity currents: Geology, v. 38 no. 6, pp. 563–566, doi: 10.1130/G30582.1.

Xu, J.P., Swarzenski, P.W., Noble, M., and Li, A.-C., 2010, Event-driven sediment flux in Hueneme and Mugu submarine canyons, southern California: Marine Geology, v. 269 no. 1-2, pp. 74–88, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2009.12.007.

2009

Akin, S.K., Grossman, E.E., Lekanof, D., O'Hara, C., 2009, Coast Salish and U.S. Geological Survey: Tribal Journey Water Quality Project: Coast Salish Gathering Report 2009-001, 58 p.

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Alexander, C.R., and Lee, H.J., 2009, Sediment accumulation on the Southern California Bight continental margin during the twentieth century: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 69–87, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(2.4).

Arsenault, M.A., Jenkins, C.J., Reid, J.A., Williams, S.J., and Flocks, J.G., 2009, usSEABED: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean (Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands) offshore surficial sediment data release: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 146, version 2.0, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/146/.

Barnard, P.L., Erikson, L.H., Hansen, J.E., and Elias, Edwin, 2009, The performance of nearshore dredge disposal at Ocean Beach, San Francisco, California, 2005-2007: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1347, 93 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1347/.

Barnard, P.L., O'Reilly, Bill, van Ormondt, Maarten, Elias, Edwin, Ruggiero, Peter, Erikson, L.H., Hapke, Cheryl, Collins, B.D., Guza, R.T., Adams, P.N., and Thomas, J.T., 2009, The framework of a coastal hazards model; a tool for predicting the impact of severe storms: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1073, 21 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1073/.

Barnard, P.L., Revell, D.L., Hoover, D., Warrick, J., Brocatus, J., Draut, A.E., Dartnell, P., Elias, E., Mustain, N., Hart, P.E., and Ryan, H.F., 2009, Coastal processes study of Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1029, 904 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1029/.

Baskaran, M., Swarzenski, P.W., and Biddanda, B.S., 2009, Constraints on the utility of MnO2 cartridge method for the extraction of radionuclides: A case study using 234Th: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 10 no. 4, doi: 10.1029/2008GC002340.

Breems, J., Wylie-Echeverria, S., Grossman, E.E., and Elliot, J., 2009, Thatcher Bay, Washington Nearshore Restoration Assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1369, 33 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1369/.

Buscombe, D., Masselink, G., and Rubin, D.M., 2009, Granular Properties From Digital Images Of Sediment: Implications For Coastal Sediment Transport Modelling: , Coastal Engineering 2008. Proceedings of the 31st International Conference, World Scientific Publishing Company, pp. 1625–1637, doi: 10.1142/9789814277426_0135.

Cochrane, G.R., Greene, H.G., 2009, Estimating rocky seafloor extent on the Southern California continental shelf: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 29–35, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(1.3).

Collins, B.D., Kayen, Robert, Minasian, Diane, and Reiss, Thomas, 2009, Terrestrial lidar datasets of New Orleans, Louisiana, levee failures from Hurricane Katrina, August 29, 2005: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 470, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/470/.

Collins, B.D., Minasian, D., and Kayen, R., 2009, Topographic change detection at select archeological sites in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5116, 58 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2009/5116/.

Conrad, J., and Ryan, H., 2009, Catalina or Bust: USGS Group Maps Faults Offshore of Los Angeles: U. S. Geological Survey Sound Waves Monthly Newsletter, September 2009, URL: http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2009/09/fieldwork4.html.

Dallas, K., and Barnard, P.L., 2009, Linking human impacts within an estuary to ebb-tidal delta evolution: Journal of Coastal Research (Proceedings of the 10th International Coastal Symposium), v. SI 56, pp. 713–716, URL: http://www.cerf-jcr.org/images/stories/713.716_K.L.Dallas_ICS2009.pdf.

Dartnell, P., 2009, Introduction to surficial seafloor mapping and characterization: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 7–7, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(1.1).

Dartnell, P., and Gardner, J.V., 2009, Seafloor terrain analysis and geomorphology of the greater Los Angeles Margin and San Pedro Basin, Southern California: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 9–28, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(1.2).

Dartnell, P., and Gibbons, H., 2009, Sea Floor off San Diego, California: U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, General Information Product 87, URL: https://doi.org/10.3133/gip87.

Dartnell, P., Finlayson, D., Conrad, J., Cochrane, G., and Johnson, S., 2009, Bathymetry and acoustic backscatter; northern Santa Barbara Channel, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1289, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1289/.

Depew, D.C., Stevens, A.W., Smith, R.E.H., and Hecky, R.E., 2009, Detection and characterization of benthic filamentous algal stands (Cladophora sp.) on rocky substrata using a high-frequency echosounder: Limnology and Oceanography: Methods, v. 7, pp. 693–705, doi: 10.4319/lom.2009.7.693.

Draut, A.E., Andrews, T., Fairley, H.C., and Brown, C.R., 2009, 2007 Weather and aeolian sand-transport data from the Colorado River corridor, Grand Canyon, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1098, 110 p., URL: https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1098/.

Draut, A.E., Bothner, M.H., Field, M.E., Reynolds, R.L., Cochran, S.A., Logan, J.B., Storlazzi, C.D., and Berg, C.J., 2009, Supply and dispersal of flood sediment from a steep, tropical watershed: Hanalei Bay, Kaua'i, Hawai'i, USA: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 121 no. 3-4, pp. 574–585, doi: 10.1130/B26367.1.

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Draut, A.E., Hart, P.E., Lorenson, T.D., Ryan, H.F., Wong, F.L., Sliter, R.W., Conrad, J.E., 2009, Late Pleistocene to Holocene sedimentation and hydrocarbon seeps on the continental shelf of a steep, tectonically active margin, southern California, USA: Marine Geophysical Researches, v. 30 no. 3, pp. 193–206, doi: 10.1007/s11001-009-9076-y.

Draut, A.E., Sondossi, H.A., Hazel, J.E., Jr., Andrews, T., Fairley, H.C., Brown, C.R., and Vanaman, K.M.,, 2009, 2008 weather and aeolian sand-transport data from the Colorado River corridor, Grand Canyon, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1190, 98 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1190/.

Edwards, B.D., 2009, Introduction to Southern California's coastal groundwater basins and aquifer systems: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 317–318, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(5.1).

Edwards, B.D., Ehman, K.D., Ponti, D.J., Reichard, E.G., Tinsley, J.C., Rosenbauer, R.J., Land, M., 2009, Stratigraphic controls on saltwater intrusion in the Dominguez Gap area of coastal Los Angeles: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 375–395, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(5.4).

Edwards, B.D., Hanson, R.T., Reichard, E.G., Johnson, T.A., 2009, Characteristics of Southern California coastal aquifer systems: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 319–344, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(5.2).

Elias, E., Gelfenbaum, G., 2009, Modeling Processes Controlling Sediment Transport At The Mouth Of The Columbia River: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., doi: 10.1142/9789814282475_0070.

Elias, E.P.L., Barnard, P.L., and Brocatus, J., 2009, Littoral transport rates in the Santa Barbara Littoral Cell; a process-based model analysis: Journal of Coastal Research (Proceedings of the 10th International Coastal Symposium), v. SI 56, pp. 947–951, URL: http://www.cerf-jcr.org/images/stories/947.951_E.Elias_ICS2009.pdf.

Field, E.H., Dawson, T.E., Felzer, K.R., Frankel, A.D., Gupta, V., Jordan, T.H., Parsons, T., Petersen, M.D., Stein, R.S., Weldon, R.J., Wills, C.J., 2009, Uniform California Earthquake Rupture Forecast, Version 2 (UCERF 2): Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 99 no. 4, pp. 2053–2107, doi: 10.1785/0120080049.

Fimrite, P., Lee, H.K, and Asimov, Nanette, 2009, Oil spills into S.F. Bay south of Bay Bridge, Oct. 31, 2009: URL: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/10/31/MN9B1ACTST.DTL.

Fisher, M.A., 2009, Introduction to geologic hazards of offshore Southern California: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 227–228, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(4.1).

Fisher, M.A., Langenheim, V.E., Nicholson, C., Ryan, H.F., and Sliter, R.W., 2009, Recent developments in understanding the tectonic evolution of the Southern California offshore area: Implications for earthquake-hazard analysis: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 229–250, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(4.2).

Fisher, M.A., Sorlien, C.C., Sliter, R.W., 2009, Potential earthquake faults offshore Southern California, from the eastern Santa Barbara Channel south to Dana Point: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 271–290, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(4.4).

Ganas, A., Parsons, T., 2009, Three-dimensional model of Hellenic Arc deformation and origin of the Cretan uplift: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114 no. B6, doi: 10.1029/2008jb005599.

Geist, E.L., Parsons, T., ten Brink, U.S., and Lee, H.L., 2009, Chapter 4: Tsunami Probability: In: Robinson, A.R., and Bernard, E.N. (Eds.). The Sea: Volume 15 (Tsunamis), Harvard University Press, Boston, MA, pp. 93–135.

Geist, E.L., 2009, Chapter 3 – Phenomenology of Tsunamis: Statistical Properties from Generation to Runup: Advances in Geophysics, v. 51, pp. 107–169, doi: 10.1016/S0065-2687(09)05108-5.

Geist, E.L., and Parsons, T., 2009, Assessment of source probabilities for potential tsunamis affecting the U.S. Atlantic coast: Marine Geology, v. 264 no. 1-2, pp. 98–108, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2008.08.005.

Geist, E.L., Lynett, P.J., and Chaytor, J.D., 2009, Hydrodynamic modeling of tsunamis from the Currituck landslide: Marine Geology, v. 264 no. 1, pp. 41–52, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2008.09.005.

Gelfenbaum, G., Fuentes, T.L., Duda, J.J., Grossman, E.E., and Takesue, R.K., eds.,, 2009, Extended abstracts from the Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (CHIPS) 2006 Workshop, Port Townsend, Washington, November 14–16, 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1218, 136 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1218/.

Gelfenbaum, G., Stevens, A., Elias, E., and Warrick, J., 2009, Modeling Sediment Transport and Delta Morphology on the Dammed Elwha River, Washington State, USA: Proceedings of Coastal Dynamics 2009, World Scientific, pp. 1–15, doi: 10.1142/9789814282475_0109.

Gibbs, A.E., and Richmond, B.M., 2009, Oblique aerial photography of the Arctic coast of Alaska, Nulavik to Demarcation Point, August 7-10, 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 436, 6 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/436/.

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Gibbs, A.E., Cochran, S.A., 2009, An Integrated Approach to Benthic Habitat Mapping Using Remote Sensing and GIS: An Example from the Hawaiian Islands: In: Yang, X. (Ed.). Remote Sensing and Geospatial Technologies for Coastal Ecosystem Assessment and Management, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, pp. 211–231, doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-88183-4_9.

González, F.I., Geist, E.L., Jaffe, B., Kânoglu, U., Mofjeld, H., Synolakis, C.E., Titov, V.V., Arcas, D., Bellomo, D., Carlton, D., Horning, T., Johnson, J., Newman, J., Parsons, T., Peters, R., Peterson, C., Priest, G., Venturato, A., Weber, J., Wong, F., Yalciner, A., 2009, Probabilistic tsunami hazard assessment at Seaside, Oregon, for near- and far-field seismic sources: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114 no. C11, doi: 10.1029/2008jc005132.

Hansen, J.E., and Barnard, P.L., 2009, The Observed Relationship Between Wave Conditions and Beach Response, Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA: Journal of Coastal Research, no. Special Issue 56, pp. 1771–1775.

Hanson, R.T., Izbicki, J.A., Reichard, E.G., Edwards, B.D., Land, M., and Martin, P., 2009, Comparison of groundwater flow in Southern California coastal aquifers: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 345–373, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(5.3).

Hapke, C.J., Reid, D., Richmond, B., 2009, Rates and trends of coastal change in california and the regional behavior of the beach and cliff system: Journal of Coastal Research, v. 25 no. 3, pp. 603–615, doi: 10.2112/08-1006.1.

Hein, J.R., Conrad, T.A., Dunham, R.E., 2009, Seamount Characteristics and Mine-Site Model Applied to Exploration- and Mining-Lease-Block Selection for Cobalt-Rich Ferromanganese Crusts: Marine Georesources & Geotechnology, v. 27 no. 2, pp. 160–176, doi: 10.1080/10641190902852485.

Hutchinson, D.R., H. R. Jackson, J. W. Shimeld, C. B. Chapman, J. R. Childs, T. Funck, and R. W. Rowland, 2009, Acquiring Marine Data in the Canada Basin, Arctic Ocean: Eos Transactions, v. 90 no. 23, pp. 197–204.

Izbicki, J.A., Swarzenski, P.W., Reich, C., Rollins, C., and Holden, P., 2009, Sources of fecal indicator bacteria in urban streams and ocean beaches, Santa Barbara, CA: Annals of Environmental Science, v. 3, pp. 139–178, URL: https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Izbicki_AES3.pdf.

Johnson, S.Y., 2009, U.S. Geological Survey (U.S. Geological Survey) Western Region; Santa Barbara Channel coastal and ocean science: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2009-3077, 4 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2009/3077/.

Lee, H.J., 2009, Timing of occurrence of large submarine landslides on the Atlantic Ocean margin: Marine Geology, v. 264 no. 1, pp. 53–64, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2008.09.009.

Lee, H.J., and Normark, W.R., 2009, Earth science in the urban ocean; the Southern California continental borderland; prologue: Earth Science in the Urban Ocean—The Southern California Continental Borderland: Geological Society of America Special Paper 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 1–5, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(00).

Lee, H.J., Greene, H.G., Edwards, B.D., Fisher, M.A., and Normark, W.R., 2009, Submarine landslides of the Southern California Borderland: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 251–269, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(4.3).

Lightsom, F.L., and Allwardt, A.O., 2009, USGS digital libraries for coastal and marine science: In: Theng, Y., Foo S., Goh, D., and Na, J. (Eds.). Information Science Reference Handbook of research on digital libraries -- Design, development, and impact, Hershey, PA, pp. 421–430, doi: 10.4018/978-1-59904-879-6.ch043.

Lightsom, F.S., and Allwardt, A.O., 2009, How to use the Marine Realms Information Bank (MRIB) digital libraries: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2009-3083, 4 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2009/3083/.

Linck, G.A., Allwardt, A.O., and Lightsom, F.L., 2009, Constructing Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) for searching the Marine Realms Information Bank: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009–1266, 13 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1266.

Liu, B., Schaider, L.A., Mason, R.P., Bank, M.S., Rabalais, N.N., Swarzenski, P.W., Shine, J.P., Hollweg, T., and Senn, D.B., 2009, Disturbance impacts on mercury dynamics in northern Gulf of Mexico sediments: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114, doi: 10.1029/2008jg000752.

Locat, J., Lee, H., ten Brink, U.S., Twichell, D., Geist, E., and Sansoucy, M., 2009, Geomorphology, stability and mobility of the Currituck slide: Marine Geology, v. 264 no. 1, pp. 28–40, doi: 10.1016/j.margeo.2008.12.005.

Lorenson, T.D., Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., Peters, K.E., Kvenvolden, K.A., Dougherty, J.A., Gutmacher, C.E., Wong, F.L., and Normark, W.R., 2009, Natural offshore seepage and related tarball accumulation on the California coastline; Santa Barbara Channel and the southern Santa Maria Basin; source identification and inventory: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1225, 116 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1225/.

McGann, M., 2009, Introduction to contaminant and biological implications: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 397–398, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(6.1).

McGann, M., 2009, Review of impacts of contaminated sediment on microfaunal communities in the Southern California Bight: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 413–455, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(6.3).

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McGann, M., E. E. Grossman, R. K. Takesue, and Walsh, J. P., 2009, Arrival and expansion of the invasive foraminifer Trochammina hadai Uchio in Padilla Bay, Washington; In G. Gelfenbaum, T. L. Fuentes, J. J. Duda, E. E. Grossman, and R. K. Takesue (editors), Extended abstracts from the Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (CHIPS) 2006 Workshop, Port Townsend, Washington, November 14-16, 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1218, 4450 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1218/.

Nittrouer, C.A., Austin, J.A., Field, M.E., Kravitz, J.H., Syvitski, J.P.M., and Wiberg, P.L., 2009, Writing a Rosetta Stone: Insights into Continental-Margin Sedimentary Processes and Strata: Continental Margin Sedimentation, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., pp. 1–48, doi: 10.1002/9781444304398.ch1.

Noble, M., Jones, B., Hamilton, P., Xu, J., Robertson, G., Rosenfeld, L., and Largier, J., 2009, Cross-shelf transport into nearshore waters due to shoaling internal tides in San Pedro Bay, CA: Continental Shelf Research, v. 29 no. 15, pp. 1768–1785, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2009.04.008.

Noble, M.A., 2009, Introduction to the physical oceanography of the central Southern California Bight: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 169–169, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(3.1).

Noble, M.A., Rosenberger, K.J., Hamilton, P., and Xu, J.P., 2009, Coastal ocean transport patterns in the central Southern California Bight: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 193–226, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(3.3).

Noble, M.A., Rosenberger, K.J., Xu, J., Signell, R.P., and Steele, A., 2009, Connections among the spatial and temporal structures in tidal currents, internal bores, and surficial sediment distributions over the shelf off Palos Verdes, California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5094, 33 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5094/.

Normark, W.R., McGann, M., and Sliter, R.W., 2009, Late Quaternary sediment-accumulation rates within the inner basins of the California Continental Borderland in support of geologic hazard evaluation: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 117–139, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(2.6).

Normark, W.R., Paull, C.K., Caress, D.W., Ussler Iii, W., Sliter, R., 2009, Fine-scale relief related to Late Holocene channel shifting within the floor of the upper Redondo Fan, offshore Southern California: Sedimentology, v. 56 no. 6, pp. 1690–1704, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3091.2009.01052.x.

Normark, W.R., Piper, D.J.W., Romans, B.W., Covault, J.A., Dartnell, P., and Sliter, R.W., 2009, Submarine canyon and fan systems of the California Continental Borderland: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 141–168, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(2.7).

Nowack, R.L., Parsons, T., Revil, A., 2009, Editorial: Exploring new frontiers with JGR-Solid Earth: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114 no. B10, doi: 10.1029/2009jb006977.

Osterman, L.E., Poore, R.Z., Swarzenski, P.W., Dellapenna, T.M., 2009, Documenting historical low-oxygen bottom water on the Louisiana and Texas coasts, Gulf of Mexico [abstract]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 41, 527 p., URL: http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2009AM/finalprogram/abstract_163373.htm.

Parsons, T., 2009, Lasting earthquake legacy: Nature, v. 462, pp. 41–42, doi: 10.1038/462042a.

Parsons, T., Geist, E.L., 2009, Is There a Basis for Preferring Characteristic Earthquakes over a Gutenberg-Richter Distribution in Probabilistic Earthquake Forecasting? Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 99 no. 3, pp. 2012–2019, doi: 10.1785/0120080069.

Parsons, T., Velasco, A.A., 2009, On near-source earthquake triggering: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 114 no. B10, doi: 10.1029/2008jb006277.

Peery, M.Z., Newman, S.H., Storlazzi, C.D., and Beissinger, S.R., 2009, Meeting reproductive demands in a dynamic upwelling system: foraging strategies of a pursuit-diving seabird, the Marbled Murrelet: The Condor, v. 11 no. 1, pp. 120–134.

Presto, M.K., Storlazzi, C.D., Field, M.E., and Abbott, L.L., 2009, Turbidity on the shallow reef off Kaulana and Hakioawa watersheds on the north coast of Kaho'olawe, Hawai'i; measurements of turbidity and ancillary data on winds, waves, precipitation, and stream flow discharge, November 2005 to June 2008: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1037, 15 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1037/.

Prouty, N.G., Jupiter, S.D., Field, M.E., and McCulloch, M.T., 2009, Coral proxy record of decadal-scale reduction in base flow from Moloka'i, Hawaii: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, v. 10 no. 12, pp. 1–18, doi: 10.1029/2009gc002714.

Reich, C.D., Swarzenski, P.W., Greenwood, W.J., and Wiese, D.S., 2009, Investigation of coastal hydrogeology utilizing geophysical and geochemical tools along the Broward County coast, Florida: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1364, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1364/.

Reifel, K.M., Johnson, S.C., DiGiacomo, P.M., Mengel, M.J., Nezlin, N.P., Warrick, J.A., Jones, B.H., 2009, Impacts of stormwater runoff in the Southern California Bight: Relationships among plume constituents: Continental Shelf Research, v. 29 no. 15, pp. 1821–1835, doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2009.06.011.

Rosenbauer, R.J., Swarzenski, P.W., Kendall, C., Orem, W.H., Hostettler, F.D., and Rollog, M.E., 2009, A carbon, nitrogen, and sulfur elemental and isotopic study in dated sediment cores from the Louisiana Shelf: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 29 no. 6, pp. 415–429, doi: 10.1007/s00367-009-0151-9.

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Ross, S.L., and Zierenberg, R.A., 2009, Sidescan sonar imagery of the Escanaba Trough, southern Gorda Ridge, offshore northern California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2907, 125 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2907/.

Rubin, D.M., Hesp, P.A., 2009, Multiple origins of linear dunes on Earth and Titan: Nature Geoscience, v. 2 no. 9, pp. 653–658, doi: 10.1038/ngeo610.

Ruggiero, P., Walstra, D.J.R., Gelfenbaum, G., van Ormondt, M., 2009, Seasonal-scale nearshore morphological evolution: Field observations and numerical modeling: Coastal Engineering, v. 56 no. 11-12, pp. 1153–1172, doi: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2009.08.003.

Ryan, H.F., Legg, M.R., Conrad, J.E., and Sliter, R.W., 2009, Recent faulting in the Gulf of Santa Catalina; San Diego to Dana Point; Earth science in the urban ocean; the Southern California continental borderland, in Lee, H.J., and Normark, W.R., eds., Earth Science in the Urban Ocean—The Southern California Continental Borderland: Geological Society of America Special Paper 454, pp. 291–315, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(4.2).

Sliter, R.W., Triezenberg, Peter J., Hart, Patrick E., Watt, Janet T., Johnson, Samuel Y., and Scheirer, Daniel S., 2009, revised 2010, High-resolution seismic reflection and marine magnetic data along the Hosgri Fault Zone, central California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1100, 11 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1100/.

Sliter, R.W., Triezenberg, Peter J., Hart, Patrick E., Watt, Janet T., Johnson, Samuel Y., and Scheirer, Daniel S., 2009, revised 2010, High-resolution seismic reflection and marine magnetic data along the Hosgri Fault Zone, central California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1100, 11 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1100/.

Smith, C.G., Swarzenski, P.W., Price, R.M., and Stalker, J.C., 2009, Behavior of select trace metals and nutrients across a large carbonate dispersive mixing zone [abs.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 41(7), p. 397 p., URL: http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2009AM/finalprogram/abstract_162047.htm.

Sommerfield, C.K., Lee, H.J., and Normark, W.R., 2009, Postglacial sedimentary record of the Southern California continental shelf and slope, Point Conception to Dana Point: Geological Society of America Special Papers 454, Geological Society of America, pp. 89–115, doi: 10.1130/2009.2454(2.5).

Storlazzi, C.D., Field, M.E., Bothner, M.H., Presto, M.K., and Draut, A.E., 2009, Controls on sediment dynamics in a coral reef embayment--Hanalei Bay, Kauai: Marine Geology, v. 264, pp. 140–151.

Storlazzi, C.D., Presto, M.K., and Logan, J.B., 2009, Coastal circulation and sediment dynamics in War-in-the-Pacific National Historical Park, Guam; measurements of waves, currents, temperature, salinity, and turbidity; June 2007-January 2008: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1195, 79 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1195/.

Swarzenski, P., Reich, C., and Rudnick, D., 2009, Examining submarine ground-water discharge into Florida Bay by using 222Rn and continuous resistivity profiling: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1342, 66 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1342/.

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