Univ. of North Carolina at Wilmington benthic lander on the bottom in 415 m depth. This lander was on the bottom in the Gulf for one year, and it is now ready to be deployed in the Middle Atlantic canyons.

Univ. of North Carolina at Wilmington benthic lander on the bottom in 415 m depth.  This lander was on the bottom in the Gulf for one year, and it is now ready to be deployed in the Middle Atlantic canyons. Image courtesy of Steve Ross, UNC-W.

 

Related Links

Deepwater Mid-Atlantic Canyons Exploration 2012

Deepwater Mid-Atlantic Canyons Exploration: Benthic Landers

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery