Other ID: CORPUS 11
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Virgin Islands platform, U.S. Virgin Islands, United States, northeast Caribbean, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Louis E. Garrison
Information Specialist(s): Louis E. Garrison
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sparker
Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution seismic survey.
Start Date: 1970-04-09
Start Port/Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico
End Date: 1970-04-14
End Port/Location: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
Equipment Used: Sparker system, Visual navigation, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sparker; High-resolution continuous seismic reflection profiles: 277 km.
Notes: Project = Tektite II - Virgin Islands Co-op, Tektite II - Virgin Islands Co-op
Garrison, L.E., Holmes, Charles W., and Trumbull, James V. A., 1971, Geology of the insular shelf south of St. Thomas and St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 71-117, 38 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr71117, download PDF.