Detaching Niskin bottles after dive

The basket attached to the front of the Alvin is filled with sample collection devices such as pushcores, which are attached to the front of the basket. Alvin pilot Bruce Strickrott is detaching several Niskin bottles after the second dive on Warwick Seamount. Image courtesy of Exploring Alaska's Seamounts 2002, NOAA/OER.

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