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Gas Hydrate Recovered from Gulf of Mexico
Gas Hydrate Recovered from Gulf of Mexico
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Title: Gas Hydrate Recovered from Gulf of Mexico


Gas hydrate recovered in shallow layers just below the seafloor during piston coring in the Mississippi Canyon in the northern Gulf of Mexico.

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Location: USA

Date Taken: July 2002

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USGS Gas Hydrates Primer

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Tags: EnergyResources GasHydrate GasHydrates GulfOfMexico MethaneGas NaturalGas



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