Amanda Demopoulos splits a one-centimeter thick core slice into two. Half will go to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center for geological assessment and the other half will go to the USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center for biological assessment.

Amanda Demopoulos splits a one-centimeter thick core slice into two. Half will go to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center for geological assessment and the other half will go to the USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center for biological assessment. Image courtesy of DEEP SEARCH 2017, NOAA-OER/BOEM/USGS.

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