TowCam image of debris material that has been dislodged from a submarine landslide scarp just out of the frame. The position of the debris and lack of significant draping sediment suggest that its emplacement is relatively recent. The green lasers are 20 cm apart.

TowCam image of debris material that has been dislodged from a submarine landslide scarp just out of the frame. The position of the debris and lack of significant draping sediment suggest that its emplacement is relatively recent. The green lasers are 20 centimeters apart. Image courtesy of the NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program.

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U.S. Geological Survey Hazards Interests in the Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013

Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013

NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer