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todd

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Article on Sand
« on: January 07, 2009, 07:26:32 AM »

This article was sent out by our media person at USGS, pretty cool read!!

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/06/science/06prof.html?_r=1&emc=eta1
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Re: Article on Sand
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2009, 08:22:30 AM »

Interesting read.
Locally there s some stuff going down that we need to be plugged into.
We will be going over it at our next meeting. Things are looking very promising regarding Cocoa Beach sand.
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Re: Article on Sand
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2009, 12:38:57 PM »

interesting, they havent used time lapse before, for ocean topography.

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sandbars were not moving in simple patterns, as many coastal scientists had thought they did. “The biggest thing we learned is how much more complicated it is than we thought it was,”
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