Sediment trap sits on the deck of the R/V Pelican

A funnel-shaped piece of scientific equipment sits on the deck of a ship.

Detailed Description

A sediment trap sits on the deck of the R/V Pelican after being retrieved from its anchor points at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico. Sediment and foraminifera are caught in the large area at the top of the funnel, then collected in a jar at the bottom of the funnel.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1536 x 2048

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Location Taken: US