Other ID: 77-7
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): James V. A. Trumbull
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Submersible Observations
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct current measurements (drogue-tracking), bottom sampling, and SCUBA observations of Vieques Island.
Start Date: 1977-06-15
End Date: 1977-07-01
Equipment Used: SCUBA, Submersible Observation
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Grain size analysis; Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Current measurements (Drogue tracking): 12; Bottom samples: 38; SCUBA dives: 18.
Notes: Project = Puerto Rico Marine Geology Co-op, Puerto Rico Marine Geology Co-op
Grove, K.A., and Trumbull, James V. A., 1978, Surficial geologic maps and data on three potential offshore sand sources on the insular shelf of Puerto Rico: .