Approximately 280 square kilometers of Veatch Canyon were bathymetrically mapped during the expedition.

NOAA Ship Ferdinand R. Hassler on commissioning day, June 8, 2012. Hassler is a Small Waterplane Area – Twin Hull (SWATH) vessel optimized for coastal ocean mapping. Image courtesy of NOAA Office of Marine and Aviation Operations Public Affairs.

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