The team works together using a mobile coring platform and tripod to collect a core from the West Tidal Flat area of Vista Alegre. The West Tidal Flats had very shallow water that also had extremely high salinity.

The team works together using a mobile coring platform and tripod to collect a core from the West Tidal Flat area of Vista Alegre. The West Tidal Flats had very shallow water that also had extremely high salinity.  Image courtesy of Proyecto Costa Escondida Maritime Maya 2011 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

 

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