Alternate Leg ID: 81-6
Area of Operations: Guanica area, south coast of Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: February 26, 1981 to February 27, 1981
Objectives: Collect sediment samples offshore Guanica and in its harbor to make grain size analyses in the geo-lab of the DNR and for other analyses.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis
Grain size analysis
Summary: 49 samples taken (PPR 235-284). After a certain depth, the ship fathometer became inoperative. This is the last cruise for the Parguera map area; sampling completed.
USGS Project Number: PR CO-OP
Contact: Jack Morelock ()