Oceanographic equipment customized to reach the benthic boundary layer

Image of oceanographic equipment platform deployed off the coast of Martha's Vineyard

Detailed Description

Steaming to the deployment site south of Martha's Vineyard, MA in 2011. The platform shown was specially adapted so the arm cycles up and down through the Benthic Boubdary Layer while deployed on the seafloor.  For more information see https://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2011/11/fieldwork2.html.


Image Dimensions: 2000 x 1328

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US