Double Scoop (left) and Texas Scoop (right).  These scoops will be held by the manipulator claw of Quest 4000 to scoop up bacterial mats at Vai Lili.

Double Scoop (left) and Texas Scoop (right).  These scoops will be held by the manipulator claw of Quest 4000 to scoop up bacterial mats at Vai Lili. Image courtesy of Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: NE Lau Basin, NOAA-OER.

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Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: September 10 Log

Submarine Ring of Fire 2012: NE Lau Basin

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