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Images from Hurricane Hole, Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument, 2017 to 2019

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2017-12-19
End Date
2019-06-05

Citation

Rogers, C.S., 2019, Images from Hurricane Hole, Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument, 2017 to 2019: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9CX046N.

Summary

This data set includes still images and videos from three bays within Hurricane Hole, Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument, documenting the remarkable biodiversity of the coral/mangrove ecosystem within these bays, and the effects of the 2017 Hurricanes Irma and Maria on this unique ecosystem. Near shore marine communities and fringing red mangroves were severely damaged.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Caroline S Rogers
Originator :
Caroline S Rogers
Metadata Contact :
Caroline S Rogers
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Wetland and Aquatic Research Center
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems

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Purpose

These images and videos can be used to document the effects from the 2017 hurricanes and to establish a baseline for future recovery.

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  • USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9CX046N

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