Analytical results for stream sediment and soil samples from the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Isla de Culebra, and Isla de Vieques

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Description Geochemical data from 2560 stream sediment samples collected in Puerto Rico, 421 soil samples collected on Isla de Vieques, and 35 soil samples were collected on Isla de Culebra, analyzed by semiquantitative spectrographic methods.
Originators Marsh, Sherman P.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-353

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prold

Samples collected on the main island of Puerto Rico from 1975 through 1985

Label Definition
PRIME_ID Sample identification number used to track analyses
SECND_ID Secondary sample identification number
LAT_DMS Sampling site north latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LON_DMS Sampling site west longitude in degrees, minues, and seconds with respect toNAD27
LAT Sampling site north latitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
LONG Sampling site west longitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
S_FE_ Iron concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MG_ Magnesium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CA_ Calcium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_TI_ Titanium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MN Manganese concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_AG Silver concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_B Boron concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BA Barium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CO Cobalt concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CR Chromium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CU Copper concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MO Molybdenum concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_NI Nickel concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_PB Lead concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SC Scandium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SN Tin concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SR Strontium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_V Vanadium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_Y Ytterbium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_ZN Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_ZR Zirconium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AA_ZN Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using atomic absorption spectrometry
AA_AU Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using atomic absorption spectrometry

prnew

Samples collected on the main island of Puerto Rico in 1991

Label Definition
PRIME_ID Sample identification number used to track analyses
SECND_ID Secondary sample identification number
LAT_DMS Sampling site north latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LON_DMS Sampling site west longitude in degrees, minues, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LAT Sampling site north latitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
LONG Sampling site west longitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
CA_____S Calcium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
FE_____S Iron concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
MG_____S Magnesium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
NA_____S Sodium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
P______S Phosphorus concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
TI_____S Titanium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AG_PPM_S Silver concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AS_PPM_S Arsenic concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AU_PPM_S Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
B__PPM_S Boron concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
BA_PPM_S Barium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
BE_PPM_S Beryllium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
BI_PPM_S Bismuth concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
CD_PPM_S Cadmium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
CO_PPM_S Cobalt concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
CR_PPM_S Chromium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
CU_PPM_S Copper concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
GA_PPM_S Gallium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
GE_PPM_S Germanium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
LA_PPM_S Lanthanum concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
MN_PPM_S Manganese concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
MO_PPM_S Molybdenum concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
NB_PPM_S Niobium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
NI_PPM_S Nickel concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
PB_PPM_S Lead concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
SB_PPM_S Antimony concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
SC_PPM_S Scandium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
SN_PPM_S Tin concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
SR_PPM_S Strontium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
TH_PPM_S Thorium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
V__PPM_S Vanadium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
W__PPM_S Tungsten concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
Y__PPM_S Ytterbium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
ZN_PPM_S Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
ZR_PPM_S Zirconium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AU___PPM Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using atomic absorption spectrometry
AG_P_PPM Silver concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
AS_P_PPM Arsenic concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
AU_P_PPM Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
BI_P_PPM Bismuth concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
CD_P_PPM Cadmium concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
CU_P_PPM Copper concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
MO_P_PPM Molybdenum concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
PB_P_PPM Lead concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
SB_P_PPM Antimony concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)
ZN_P_PPM Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using inductively-coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (Motooka, 1988)

culebra

Samples of dry streambed material collected on the island of Culebra in late 1970

Label Definition
PRIME_ID Sample identification number used to track analyses
SECND_ID Secondary sample identification number
LAT_DMS Sampling site north latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LON_DMS Sampling site west longitude in degrees, minues, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LATITUDE Sampling site north latitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
LONGTUDE Sampling site west longitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
S_FE_ Iron concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MG_ Magnesium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CA_ Calcium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_TI_ Titanium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MN Manganese concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_B Boron concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BA Barium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BE Beryllium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CO Cobalt concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CR Chromium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CU Copper concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_NI Nickel concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_PB Lead concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SC Scandium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SR Strontium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_V Vanadium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_Y Ytterbium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_ZR Zirconium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AA_AU Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using atomic absorption spectrometry

vieques

Samples of soil collected from the C horizon on the island of Vieques in 1972

Label Definition
PRIME_ID Sample identification number used to track analyses
SECND_ID Secondary sample identification number
LAT_DMS Sampling site north latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds with respect to NAD27
LON_DMS Sampling site west longitude in degrees, minues, and seconds with respect to NAD27
X_COORD_ UTM easting with respect to zone 20, in meters
Y_COORD_ UTM northing with respect to zone 20, in meters
LAT Sampling site north latitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
LONG Sampling site west longitude in decimal degrees with respect to NAD27
S_FE_ Iron concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MG_ Magnesium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CA_ Calcium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_TI_ Titanium concentration in percent by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MN Manganese concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_AG Silver concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_AS Arsenic concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_AU Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_B Boron concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BA Barium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BE Beryllium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_BI Bismuth concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CD Cadmium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CO Cobalt concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CR Chromium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_CU Copper concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_LA Lanthanum concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_MO Molybdenum concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_NB Niobium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_NI Nickel concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_PB Lead concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SB Antimony concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SC Scandium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SN Tin concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_SR Strontium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_V Vanadium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_W Tungsten concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_Y Ytterbium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_ZN Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_ZR Zirconium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
S_TH Thorium concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AA_AU Gold concentration in parts per million by weight using a semiquantitative, direct-current arc emission spectrographic method (Grimes and Marranzino, 1968)
AA_ZN Zinc concentration in parts per million by weight using atomic absorption spectrometry