Research cruise to the western Rio Grande Rise

In two photos side-by-side, on left: 4 men standing on ship deck near winch shack, on right is two women standing on deck.

Detailed Description

James Hein (white hardhat) monitors dredge operations from the winch shack and explains dredging techniques to Chief Scientist Professor Luigi Jovane (red hardhat) and the ship's crew. Photo credit: Kira Mizell, USGS. Right: Kira Mizell (left) and colleague Mariana Benites (University of São Paulo) pose with marine mineral samples after the seventeenth and final dredge of the cruise. Photo credit: Isobel Yeo, National Oceanography Centre, UK.


Image Dimensions: 1703 x 898

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Location Taken: US