Area of Operations: South coasts of Puerto Rico and Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: November 13, 1980 to November 24, 1980
Chief scientist: Kurt Grove
Objectives: Make high-resolution seismic profiles for reconnaissance use in investigation of sand resources on Puerto Rican shelf and for research into late Pleistocene and Holocene sea-level rise and coral reef history.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;
Information to be derived: Seismic profiles
Summary: Radar became inoperative; repaired at St. Croix. Uniboom inoperative immediately after test at dock. Major loss of cruise time.
Contact: Kurt Grove ()
Jim Trumbull ()
InfoBank: uses the identifier J-2-80-PR. Visit this site for more information.