ROC Sampling Deep Sea Urchin

Image: ROC Sampling Deep Sea Urchin

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Methane gas bubbles rise from the seafloor – this type of activity, originally noticed by NOAA Ship in 2012 on a multibeam sonar survey, is what led scientists to the area. Images courtesy Deepwater Canyons 2013 - Pathways to the Abyss expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM/USGS.


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