Area of Operations: Escollo de Arenas, NW corner of Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: October 21, 1981 to October 26, 1981
Chief scientist: Juan Trias
Objectives: Make seismic profiles with highest possible resolution in a very shallow sand body for investigation of sand resources, and collect sedimentary samples to make grain analyses in the geo-laboratory of the Dept. of Natural Resources.
Type of Activity: Sampling; Seismic profiling
Information to be derived: Seismic profiles
Summary: SAGITTA used for shooting seismic lines, JEAN A for floating hotel, equipment depot, and sampling sediments. 23 sediment samples collected (UPR 150-173) and 58 seismic lines.
Contact: Juan Trias ()
Jim Trumbull ()
InfoBank: uses the identifier J-11-81-PR. Visit this site for more information.