Unified Interior Regions

Puerto Rico

We conduct impartial, multi- and interdisciplinary research and monitoring on a large range of natural-resource issues that impact the quality of life of citizens and landscapes of the Southeastern United States and the Caribbean region.

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Shallow, underwater photo of a reef with various species of corals growing on the rocky substrate.
November 1, 2018

Wave-tide gauge off San Juan

A wave-tide gauge, pictured here on a coral reef amongst among sea rods, brain corals, and sea fans, is installed off Isla Verde in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

USGS Rapid Deployment Gauge was installed near Morovis, Puerto Rico, to monitor the Río Grande de Manatí after Hurricane Maria d
December 31, 2017

A Rapid Deployment Gauge in Puerto Rico

This USGS Rapid Deployment Gauge was installed near Morovis, Puerto Rico, to monitor the Río Grande de Manatí after Hurricane Maria destroyed the permanent streamgage which typically monitors the river. USGS photo.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to PR-357 near the Rio Rosario in the Maricao Municipality
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to PR-357 near the Río Rosario in the Maricao Municipality. Points identify the approximate road locations visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to a road in the southeast corner of Las Marias Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to a road in the southeast corner of Las Marias Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to roads in the Lares Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to roads in the Lares Municipality. Points identify the approximate road locations visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-431 and houses near the Rio Blanco in the Lares Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-431 and houses near the Rio Blanco in the Lares Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads and buildings visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to roads, agriculture, and a reservoir in the Lares Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to roads, agriculture, and a reservoir in the Lares Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of this impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts near Highway PR-406 and buildings in the Anasco Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts near Highway PR-406 and buildings in the Anasco Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads and buildings visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-109 and buildings in the Anasco Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-109 and buildings in the Anasco Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads and buildings visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-444 and buildings in the Moca Municipality.
December 31, 2017

LS Preliminary Puerto Rico

Excerpt of satellite image showing landslide impacts to Highway PR-444 and buildings in the Moca Municipality. Points identify the approximate location of roads and buildings visibly impacted by landslides. Image filename contains approximate latitude and longitude of impact location.