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Local youth joins Ballard on ocean expedition

...have taken him all over the world.Most recently, it took him aboard the Nautilus for a week of oceanic research with oceanographer Robert Ballard.Ballard is known for his discovery of the wreckage of the Titanic, the battleship Bismarck and the aircraft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-04/local-youth-joins-ballard-oce
S.C. beaches endure brunt of erosion

...shape in years heading into the winter storm season, an oceanographer warned Monday. "We're as bad as we have been at any time since Hurricane Hugo," said Bill Eiser, an oceanographer with the state's Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/12/met_431069.shtml
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South Carolina beaches in worst shape since Hugo

...shape in years heading into the winter storm season, an oceanographer says. "We're as bad as we have been at any time since Hurricane Hugo," said Bill Eiser, an oceanographer with the state's Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/07/liv_433695.shtml
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Outdoors calendar

...Savannah River group will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 3501 Walton Way Ext., Augusta. Oceanographer Dr. Jim Bowers of the NOAA Underwater Research Program will share slides and movies from his exploration of Lake Superior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2012-04-15/outdoors-calendar
Storms take toll on South Carolina beaches

...damage to beaches this year. "It was a really rough weekend," said Bill Eiser, author of the annual beach report and oceanographer at the state Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management. A renourishment project just gave Folly Beach County Park...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/15/met_209891.shtml
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Chinese satellites see possible floating plane parts

...aircraft in the search. Japanese planes will arrive Sunday and ships were in the area or on their way.Erik van Sebille, an oceanographer at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, said the currents in the area typically move at about one meter (yard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-22/chinese-report-missing-plane
Augusta Prep student on expedition with Titanic discoverer

...exploration led C.B. Wren to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study with one of the world's most renowned oceanographers.The National Eagle Scout Association chose the 16-year-old Augusta Preparatory Day School sophomore to represent the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-15/augusta-prep-student-expediti
Group mentors at-risk young men

...cover all topics."The boys hear from speakers, mostly black men, ranging from archeologists, architects, surgeons, oceanographers and lawyers. They attend about 10 outings a year and have taken fishing trips, visits to museums and have traveled to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-24/group-mentors-risk-young-men
Growing Gulf oil spill damage stuns UGA researchers

...research they are doing now has surprised them at the extent of the spill and effects on marine life, University of Georgia oceanographer Samantha Joye said Tuesday in UGA's Marine Sciences Building. Joye, one of the leading scientists tracking the spill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-07-07/growing-gulf-oil-spill-damag
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Under the sea

...nation's radar, thanks to a dive team led by undersea explorer Fabien Cousteau. Fabien Cousteau, grandson of famed oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, has spent the past nine months documenting all 13 marine sanctuaries in the United States for his father's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/01/met_75256.shtml
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