The ventilator thrown from the ship in the sinking blast supplies Gooseneck barnacles with a surface to grow upon.

The ventilator thrown from the ship in the sinking blast supplies Gooseneck barnacles with a surface to grow upon. Image courtesy of Lophelia II 2010 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEMRE.

 

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