Submarine canyons are dominant features of the outer continental shelf and slope of the US East coast from Cape Hatteras to the Gulf of Maine.

Submarine canyons are dominant features of the outer continental shelf and slope of the US East coast from Cape Hatteras to the Gulf of Maine. Image courtesy of Steve W. Ross, UNC-W.

 

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Deepwater Mid-Atlantic Canyons Exploration 2012

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