Massachusetts Seafloor

Image: Massachusetts Seafloor

Detailed Description

This photograph is of the seafloor off the Massachusetts coast and shows a lobster, sponges and brachiopods on cobbles and ledge covered with seaweed, bubblegum algae and red filamentous algae. This photograph was collected as part of USGS research in collaboration with the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management to support development of the Massachusetts Ocean Management Plan and management of the state's waters.


Image Dimensions: 3648 x 2736

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Bigelow Bight, MA, US