Knowing where the science sampling occurred is critical to future analysis.  Lead Scientist, Erik Cordes, goes over each track plot meticulously insuring that the data collection is tied to real space and time.

Knowing where the science sampling occurred is critical to future analysis. Lead Scientist, Erik Cordes, goes over each track plot meticulously insuring that the data collection is tied to real space and time. Image courtesy of MarkSchrope.com/Lophelia II 2010 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEMRE.

 

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