Cluster of tubeworms

Cluster of tubeworms

Detailed Description

Cluster of tubeworms - Scuba divers from the U.S. Geological Survey’s Western Fisheries Research Center, Washington Sea Grant, EPA and the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe collected data and images from a long-term study of the Elwha River dam removals and the resulting effects on the nearshore ecosystem.

Location: Strait of Juan de Fuca, near the Elwha River


Image Dimensions: 2278 x 1709

Date Taken:

Location Taken: WA, US


Nancy Elder, U.S. Geological Survey, Western Fisheries Research Center, Marrowstone Marine Field Station