Ervin G. Otvos, Ph.D.


Ervin G. Otvos, Ph.D.

(228) 872-4235
fax: (228) 872-4204

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
703 East Beach Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564




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Nearly 90 papers, guidebooks, invited book chapters and encyclopedia chapters (in: Bulletin GSA, Transactions GCAGS, Jour. Sedimentary Petrology, Amer. Jour. of Sci., Marine Geology, Southeastern Geology, Gulf Research Reports, AAPG Bull., etc.)  In addition:  reviews, convention abstracts and reports.  Regional field trip guide books for AAPG and N.O. Geol. Soc.; (1973, 1982, 1985).  Invited contributor:  GSA Decade of North American Geology (DNAG) book series, Chapters, entries in Encyclopedia of Beaches and Coastal Environments (Hutchinson and Ross, 1982; 2002-03)  and In: The World Coastline, 1985, 2002  (Ed. Bird and Schwartz)

Selected Publications