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  • Geologic controls on the recent evolution of oyster reefs in Apalachicola Bay and St. George Sound, Florida 

    Twichell, David C.; Edmiston, L.; Andrews, Brian D.; Stevenson, W.; Donoghue, J.; Poore, R.; Osterman, Lisa E. (Elsevier B.V., 2010-05-10)
    Apalachicola Bay and St. George Sound contain the largest oyster fishery in Florida, and the growth and distribution of the numerous oyster reefs here are the combined product of modern estuarine conditions in the bay and ...
  • Sediment transport on the Palos Verdes shelf, California 

    Ferre, Bénédicte; Sherwood, Christopher R.; Wiberg, Patricia L. (Elsevier B.V., 2010-02-01)
    Sediment transport and the potential for erosion or deposition have been investigated on the Palos Verdes (PV) and San Pedro shelves in southern California to help assess the fate of an effluent-affected deposit contaminated ...
  • Sedimentation processes in a coral reef embayment : Hanalei Bay, Kauai 

    Storlazzi, Curt D.; Field, Michael E.; Bothner, Michael H.; Presto, M. K.; Draut, Amy E. (Elsevier B.V., 2009-06-08)
    Oceanographic measurements and sediment samples were collected during the summer of 2006 as part of a multi-year study of coastal circulation and the fate of terrigenous sediment on coral reefs in Hanalei Bay, Kauai. The ...
  • Storm-driven sediment transport in Massachusetts Bay 

    Warner, John C.; Butman, Bradford; Dalyander, P. Soupy (Elsevier B.V., 2007-09-22)
    Massachusetts Bay is a semi-enclosed embayment in the western Gulf of Maine about 50 km wide and 100 km long. Bottom sediment resuspension is controlled predominately by storm-induced surface waves and transport by the ...