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.

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.

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.

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Alka Tripathy-Lang is a freelance science writer based in Chandler, Arizona, and holds a Ph.D. in geoscience.
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