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Summary for Field Activity Number 1990-043-FA

Alternate Leg ID: JENA90-1

Area of Operations: Escollo de Arena, Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico, United States, Caribbean Sea, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: November 02, 1990 to November 07, 1990

Objectives: To conduct a high-resolution seismic survey and obtain surface and subsurface sediment samples in an effort to quantitatively determine the effects of Hurricane Hugo on a large sand and gravel deposit located off Vieques Island.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:


USGS Project Number: 9470-07051

Contact: Cathy Delorey ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier J-1-90-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of JEAN A

The following materials for this field activity are available in the Information Archives:

Paper seismic/sidescan bottom profiles:

Inventory #LinesFolderStart TimeEnd TimeProfile TypeRemarks
045013,5,7,9PRT 00112:20 11/02/199014:15 11/02/1990 3.5K-
04502ODD# 9-23 00214:20 11/02/199019:29 11/02/1990 3.5K-
04503ODD# 35-53 00313:36 11/03/199019:17 11/03/1990 3.5K-
0450455-59,52,48..32 00419:25 11/03/199018:05 11/04/1990 3.5K-
0450528,24,20...8 00518:13 11/04/199020:32 11/07/1990 3.5K-
04506CORE LOCATIONS 00612:44 11/05/199015:50 11/07/1990 3.5K-
04507ODD# 3-47 00112:08 11/02/199018:30 11/03/1990 SBP-
045088...59 00218:34 11/03/199020:59 11/04/1990 SBP-
04509ALL 00112:44 11/02/199020:59 11/04/1990 E/S-
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