Video camera setup at Isla Verde

A man stands near cameras mounted on a pole, on top of a building, with a beach in the background.

Detailed Description

Shawn Harrison stands near video cameras on top of a building overlooking Isla Verde in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The cameras measure wave run-up and flooding as part of a study in response to Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria.


Image Dimensions: 3000 x 2250

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Location Taken: San Juan, PR, US


Using Video Imagery to Study Wave Dynamics: Isla Verde
USGS scientists designed the station to measure wave run-up and flooding in the Isla Verde Coral Reef Marine Reserve and on the shoreline adjacent to the Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport. It is part of a study funded by USGS in response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria.