Increase in the stream gauge height of the Rio Yauco from less than 2.5 feet in December, 2019 to greater than 2.5 feet after the Jan. 7, 2020 magnitude-6.4 event. Modified from USGS.
Alka Tripathy-Lang is a freelance science writer based in Chandler, Arizona, and holds a Ph.D. in geoscience.
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