Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Rincon, Puerto Rico, Caribbean, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler
Information Specialist(s): E. Robert Thieler
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map shoreline position.
Start Date: 2005-12-04
End Date: 2005-12-10
Equipment Used: Echosounder, GPS (wh)
Information to be Derived: Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Shoreline walks with GPS backpack for shoreline position; one day bathymetric survey of nearshore.
Staff: Barry Irwin, E. Robert Thieler
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Rob Thieler, PI; Barry Irwin, Geodesist.
Thieler, E.R., Rodriguez, R.W., and Himmelstoss, E.A., 2008, Historical shoreline changes at Rincon, Puerto Rico, 1936-2006: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1017, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1017/.