Center for Texas Beaches and Shores (CTBS) within Texas A&M
University at Galveston is dedicated to the conservation and
protection of the Texas shoreline, bays and waterways through
research in cooperation with government and private sector
We seek to become the gateway for research
on coastal sustainability and resiliency.
HERE for a look at the Center's new brochure.
Follow the link to browse information and tools from the
Coastal Initiative which brings together partners from
various research groups and institutions with the common goal of
guiding and managing the growth along the Texas coast in a
sustainable and equitable manner.
The detailed geographic information within the
Texas Coastal Planning Atlas provides guidance in
decision-making, policy, and planning.
Watch a video about the Coastal Atlas
The CTBS has a dedicated group of faculty, staff and students
that are working together on coastal research projects and
developing restoration solutions for the Texas coast.
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For Questions About CTBS Please Email
Dr. Sam Brody at