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NOAA Photo Library Image - expl1808

Operation Deep Slope 2006. Bacterial mats, mussels, and tubeworms are common at cold seeps. This image was taken at the Atwater Valley site at 340 meters water depth from ALVIN.

Image ID: expl1808, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Gulf of Mexico
Photo Date: 2006 May 15
Credit: Image courtesy of Expedition to the Deep Slope 2006, NOAA-OE

Category: Ocean exploration/

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