The seafloor in this image is a mix of semi-consolidated to consolidated material overlain by sediment, providing a number of different types of habitats for sessile and mobile fauna.

The seafloor in this image is a mix of semi-consolidated to consolidated material overlain by sediment, providing a number of different types of habitats for sessile and mobile fauna. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, 2013 Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition.

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Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013: July 9 & 10 Log

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