An introduction to oceanic water motions and their relation to sediment transport / J.R. Weggel -- Wave boundary layers and their relation to sediment transport / P.G. Teleki -- Predicting initial motion and bedload transport of sediment particles in the shallow marine environment / R.W. Sternberg -- Experiments on bottom sediment movement by breaking internal waves / J.B. Southard and D.A. Cacchione -- Wave estimates for coastal regions / D.L. Harris -- Observations on wind, tidal, and density-driven currents in the vicinity of the Mississippi River Delta / S.P. Murray -- Sediment transport on the continental shelf off of Washington and Oregon in light of recent current measurements / J.D. Smith and T.S. Hopkins -- Implications of sediment dispersal from long-term, bottom-current measurements on the continental shelf of Washington / R.W. Sternberg and D.A. McManus -- Shelf sediment transport : a probability model / D.J.P. Swift, J.C. Ludwick and R.W. Boehmer -- Transport and escape of fine-grained sediment from shelf areas / I.N. McCave -- Sources and sinks of suspended matter on continental shelves / R.H. Meade -- Suspended sediments in continental shelf waters off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina / B.A. Buss and K.S. Rodolfo -- Mineralogy of suspended sediment off the southeastern United States / J.W. Pierce, D.D. Nelson and D.J. Colquhoun -- Sediment transport on the Santa Barbara-Oxnard shelf, Santa Barbara Channel, California / D.E. Drake, R.L. Kolpack and P.J. Fischer -- Comments on the dispersal of suspended sediment across the continental shelves / J.R. Schubel and A. Okubo -- Some specific problems in understanding bottom sediment distribution and dispersal on the continental shelf / J.S. Creager and R.W. Sternberg -- Implications of sediment dispersal from bottom current measurements; some specific problems in understanding bottom sediment distribution and dispersal on the continental shelf -- a discussion of two papers / D.J.P. Swift -- Sediment transport around the British Isles / A.H. Stride -- Migration of tidal sand waves in Chesapeake Bay entrance / J.C. Ludwick -- Water circulation and sedimentation at estuary entrances on the Georgia coast / G.F. Oertel II and J.D. Howard -- Onshore transportation of continental shelf sediment : Atlantic southeastern United States / O.H. Pilkey and M.E. Field -- Linear shoals on the Atlantic inner continental shelf, Florida to Long Island / D.B. Duane [and others] -- Holocene evolution of the shelf surface, central and southern Atlantic shelf of North America / D.J.P. Swift [and others] -- Sediment textural patterns on San Pedro shelf, California (1951-1971) : reworking and transport by waves and currents / D.S. Gorsline and D.J. Grant -- Observations and significance of deep-water oscillatory ripple marks on the Oregon continental shelf / P.D. Komar, R.H. Neudeck and L.D. Kulm -- Currents and sediment transport at the Wilmington Canyon shelfbreak, as observed by underwater television / D.J. Stanley, P. Fenner and G. Kelling -- Nearshore sedimentary processes as geologic studies / J.D. Howard.