Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: offshore Luquillo, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab, Rafael W. Rodriguez
Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To complete sediment sampling (nearshore) for M.I. reconnaissance map series (Playa de Luquillo).
Start Date: 1992-06-29
Start Port/Location: Fajardo, Puerto Rico
End Date: 1992-07-02
End Port/Location: Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Equipment Used: Grab sampler - Shipek, GPS (wh)
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Schwab, Milton Carlo, Molly Gowen, Rafael W. Rodriguez, Juan Luis Trias
Notes: Prepared from pre-field activity report only.
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: .