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Changing Shoreline & Erosion

From Oceanus Magazine

November 19, 2014

From Lab to Sea

New course gives students hands-on training in the field

March 15, 2012

To Catch a Hurricane

Makeshift devices collect sand transported by storm

September 1, 2011

Shifting Sands and Bacteria on the Beach

Does ever-moving sand transport microbes along with it?

June 11, 2010

No Day at the Beach

Student fellows explore the swash zone

Mark Spear covered in mud
October 11, 2006

People Around WHOI

The Coastal Ocean Institute
February 1, 2005

The Coastal Ocean Institute

At the coast—where air, sea, land, and people meet

Rising Sea Levels and Moving Shorelines
November 16, 2004

Rising Sea Levels and Moving Shorelines

New tools and techniques show promise for better predictions and decisions about coastline change

Shaping the Beach, One Wave at a Time
October 4, 2004

Shaping the Beach, One Wave at a Time

New research is deciphering how currents, waves, and sands change our shorelines

Where the Surf Meets the Turf
January 1, 2000

Where the Surf Meets the Turf

Scientists explore coastal processes that affect beaches

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