Our science team is always excited about acts of predation when exploring the deep sea! Aside from learning more about the behaviors and associations of the organisms observed, these sorts of predation events were rarely documented prior to the beginning of NOAA’s Campaign to Address Pacific monument Science, Technology, and Ocean NEeds (CAPSTONE) in 2015.

Our science team is always excited about acts of predation when exploring the deep sea! Aside from learning more about the behaviors and associations of the organisms observed, these sorts of predation events were rarely documented prior to the beginning of NOAA’s Campaign to Address Pacific monument Science, Technology, and Ocean NEeds (CAPSTONE) in 2015. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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