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ROC Sampling Deep Sea Urchin
ROC Sampling Deep Sea Urchin
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Title: 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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Date Taken: 5/8/2013

Photographer: , Images courtesy Deepwater Canyons 2013 - Pathways to the Abyss expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM/USGS


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Dimensions: 1920 x 1080
Resolution: 72 dpi

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