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Summary Information for Field Activity 1977-040-FA

Area of Operations: San Juan, Arecibo, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: December 05, 1977 to December 08, 1977

Chief scientist: Jim Trumbull

Objectives: Map pipeline locations and stake by SCUBA observations. Collect water (suspended sediment) samples. Collect surface samples for Grossman.

Type of Activity: Sampling; Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations; Pipeline maps;

Summary: Mapped pipeline location; observed pipeline and stake by SCUBA. Sea days: 4; Man days: 20; Suspended sediment samples: 24; Surface samples: 22; SCUBA dives: 16.

Contact: Jim Trumbull ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier J-2-77-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Grove, Kurt A., and Trumbull, James V. A.,1978, Surficial geologic maps and data on three potential offshore sand sources on the insular shelf of Puerto Rico: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1017, 1 sheet. (Available as a PDF version)

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