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Summary Information for Field Activity 1992-013-FA

Area of Operations: offshore Luquillo, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 29, 1992 to July 02, 1992

Chief scientist: Rafael Rodriguez
Bill Schwab

Objectives: To complete sediment sampling (nearshore) for M.I. reconnaissance map series (Playa de Luquillo).

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Grain size analysis; Sea floor map;


Contact: Rafael Rodriguez ()
Bill Schwab (

InfoBank: uses the identifier B-3-92-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Schwab, W.C., Rodriguez, R.W., Danforth, W.W., Gowen, M.H., Thieler, E.R., and O'Brien, T.F.,1996, High-resolution marine geologic maps showing sediment distribution on the insular shelf off Luquillo, Puerto Rico: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2276, 16 p., 4 sheets, scale 1:12,500. (Also available at http://pubs/publication/mf2276)

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