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Summary for Field Activity Number 1997-003-FA

Area of Operations: offshore northeast Puerto Rico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: May 04, 1997 to May 12, 1997

Objectives: Multichannel seismic and multibeam sonar survey near oceanic plate fracture controlling earthquake, tilting, landslides, and tsunami near Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling
Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps

Summary: Multichannel seismic reflection profiles; Multibeam bathymetry; Gravity; Magnetics;

USGS Project Number: 7241-33090

Contact: Uri ten Brink (

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-3-97-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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