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Summary Information for Field Activity 1981-037-FA

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
Jim Trumbull

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.

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