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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-004-FA

Area of Operations: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Dominican Republic, northeast Caribbean, North Atlantic

Dates: Mar 14, 2007 to Mar 26, 2007

Objectives: Sea floor mapping of the Mona Passage using multibeam sonar. Deploy 5 OBSes in the Puerto Rico Trench.

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Bathymetric Maps

Summary: Collected over 4200 km2 of multibeam bathymetry data at a grid spacing of 30 m.

USGS Project Number: 2921-C4X10 - Project Description

Contact: Uri ten Brink (

InfoBank: uses the identifier F-1-07-PR. Visit this site for more information.

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