Collecting cores in the field required a team effort and coordination of equipment and people. The team makes use out of the floating coring platform and canoes to collect a core from the West Harbor area. Using a camera mounted on a 5-meter pole, Dominique Rissolo is able to capture an overhead view of the process.

Collecting cores in the field required a team effort and coordination of equipment and people. The team makes use out of the floating coring platform and canoes to collect a core from the West Harbor area. Using a camera mounted on a 5-meter pole, Dominique Rissolo is able to capture an overhead view of the process. Image courtesy of Proyecto Costa Escondida Maritime Maya 2011 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

 

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