Lophelia imaged on the Zinc subsea installation in the Gulf of Mexico.

During the Lophelia II 2012 expedition, Jay guiding the scientists in the search for deepwater corals on oil and gas platforms, such as this Lophelia imaged on the Zinc subsea installation in the Gulf of Mexico. Image courtesy of Lophelia II 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

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