Perspective image of gaseous seeps at locations 1 and 2 derived from water column acoustic reflectivity observations. Also shown is associated bathymetry and seafloor backscatter (location 1-top).

Perspective image of gaseous seeps seen during the 2012 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Canyons Expedition, derived from water column acoustic reflectivity observations. Also shown is associated bathymetry and seafloor backscatter (location 1-top). Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program.

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