Mountains in the Sea Expedition.
IFE Hercules ROV collecting corals in a 'forest' of bamboo whip corals
on Balanus Seamount.
Image ID: expl0012, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: New England Seamount Chain
Photo Date: 2004 May
Photographer: Mountains in the Sea Research Team and IFE
Credit: Mountains in the Sea 2004. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Les Watling, Chief Scientist, University of Maine
Category: Ocean exploration/Seamounts Fauna/Deep sea coral/
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