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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. Poppe,1 W.W Danforth,1 K.Y. McMullen,1 M.A. Blankenship,2 K.A. Glomb,2 D.B. Wright,2 and S.M. Smith2

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

1U.S. Geological Survey

2National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

U.S. Department of the Interior

U.S. Geological Survey
Suzette M. Kimball, Acting Director

U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia
First release: 2012
Revised: August 2014 (ver.1.1)


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Suggested citation:
Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Blakenship, M.A., Glomb, K.A., Wright, D.B., and Smith, S.M., 2014, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes of Block Island Sound, offshore Rhode Island (ver.1.1, August 2014): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 20121005,





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