Academician Berg and Turnif seamounts in the northernmost extent of PMNM.  Both are Hawaiian in origin with typical flat tops created when they were at the surface thousands of years ago.

Academician Berg and Turnif seamounts in the northernmost extent of PMNM. Both are Hawaiian in origin with typical flat tops created when they were at the surface thousands of years ago. Image created from data collected on the R/V Falkor in Spring 2014.

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