Ocean Carbon System Used to Monitor Ocean Acidification

Two scuba divers handling a large piece of 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.