Two rock samples – likely manganese coated basalt – were collected during today’s dive. Both specimens will be sent to Oregon State University’s Marine Geology Repository where they will be described and made publicly accessible.

Two rock samples – likely manganese coated basalt – were collected during today’s dive. Both specimens will be sent to Oregon State University’s Marine Geology Repository where they will be described and made publicly accessible. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana.

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