Lateral spread near creek in Ponce, Puerto Rico

land movement

Detailed Description

USGS scientists, like Dr. Alex Grant, were deployed to assess land deformation and movement after a large M6.4 earthquake struck Puerto Rico on January 7, 2020. Here is an example of a lateral spread near a creek in Ponce, Puerto Rico.


Image Dimensions: 3648 x 2052

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Location Taken: US