Other ID: 78-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: San Juan, Arecibo, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): James V. A. Trumbull
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map pipeline locations and stake by SCUBA observations. Collect water (suspended sediment) samples. Collect surface samples for Grossman.
Start Date: 1977-12-05
End Date: 1977-12-08
Equipment Used: Grab sampler
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Suspended sediment concentrations; Pipeline maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mapped pipeline location; observed pipeline and stake by SCUBA. Sea days: 4; Man days: 20; Suspended sediment samples: 24; Surface samples: 22; SCUBA dives: 16.
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: , download PDF.