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U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1005

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Sea-Floor Character and Sedimentary Processes of Block Island Sound, Offshore Rhode Island

By L.J. Poppe1, W.W Danforth1, K.Y. McMullen1, M.A. Blankenship2, K.A. Glomb3, D.B. Wright3, and S.M. Smith4

Image of multibeam bathymetry, sand-wave profiles, and bottom photograph from the study area in Block Island Sound

1U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center, Woods Hole, MA 02543

2Office of Coast Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East West Highway, Silver Spring, MD 20906

3Office of Coast Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 439 West York Street, Norfolk, VA 23510

4Office of the Assistant Secretary for Environmental Observation and Prediction, Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Washington DC, 20230

 


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KEN SALAZAR, Secretary

U.S. Geological Survey
Marcia K. McNutt, Director

U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia 2012

 

 

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Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Blakenship, M.A., Glomb, K.A., Wright, D.B., and Smith, S.M., 2012, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes of Block Island Sound, offshore Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 20121005, DVD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1005/.)

 

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