Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition

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From March to April 2012, a team of scientists and technicians both at-sea and on shore will conduct exploratory investigations on the diversity and distribution of deep-sea habitats and marine life in the northern Gulf of Mexico. The 56-day expedition is divided into three 'legs.' Read more...

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close-up of coral polyps


people standing on deck next to the camera sled