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Dive 06: West Northampton Seamount Ridge
Video courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2015 Hohonu Moana. Download (mp4, 100.3 MB)

Highlights from Dive 06 of the expedition, located on a ridge extending south from West Northampton Seamount. The objective of the dive was to survey a completely unexplored area of the seamount, testing the hypothesis that high-density communities of corals and sponges can be found on ridge topography.