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Summary for Field Activity Number 2007-043-FA

Area of Operations: Puerto Rico Trench, off northeast Puerto Rico, north of the Virgin Islands, northeast Caribbean, North Atlantic

Dates: August 31, 2007 to September 05, 2007

Objectives: Recover 5 short-period OBSes deployed in the Puerto Rico Trench on March 8, 2007 from the NOAA vessel NANCY FOSTER by USGS and WHOI scientists.

Type of Activity: Mooring work
Seismic profiling
Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Information to be derived: Morphology

Summary: OBSes recovered: 5 (deployed NANCY FOSTER FA 07004 March 8, 2007).

USGS Project Number: 2921-C4X10 - Project Description

Contact: Uri ten Brink (

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

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Map of field activity boundary.

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