The front of the ALVIN submersible up against a rocky outcrop with tubeworms
and mussels scattered along the base. On the front of the submersible, in the
"basket", are two mussel pots with a series of twelve sediment cores in between.
Image ID: expl1883, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Photo Date: 2006 May 9 Credit: Expedition to the Deep Slope/NOAA/OER