Other ID: 79-4
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Alan Goodman
Affiliate Investigator(s): Arturo Torres - Chief Scientist, USGS WRD-San Juan
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Determine thickness of alluvium in estuaries of Rio Espiritu Santo and Loiza.
Start Date: 1979-05-22
End Date: 1979-05-23
Equipment Used: Boomer, Single channel hydrophone, Visual navigation
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Successful results in Rio Espiritu Santo, but Loiza was in flood and un-navigable so no results there.
Staff: Alan Goodman, John Larson
Notes: Goodman and Larson did a very good job in difficult circumstances. Don't try to work in rivers while they are in flood.
Estuaries of Rio Espiritu Santu and Rio Loiza, Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;