Maintaining the Ocean Carbon System to Measure Carbonate Chemistry

two scuba divers work on scientific equipment at the bottom of the ocean

Detailed Description

Kim Yates and Mitch Lemon replace the batteries on a remote sensing unit, called an Ocean Carbon System (OCS) that monitors ocean chemistry.

Learn more about carbonate chemistry in coral reef ecosystems.


Image Dimensions: 5760 x 3840

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Location Taken: FL, US


Photo courtesy of Benjamin Drummond. Limited use by USGS.