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NOAA Photo Library Image - ship4091

Figure 25. Net WP2 as recommended by working group Number 2 of the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research in 1966. Plan of the net on left. Specimen collector on the right. This net was meant to collect zooplankton from the upper 200 meters of the water column. It was first tested by Paul Smith of the U. S. Bureau of Commercial Fisheries in the NE Pacific in 1966.

Image ID: ship4091, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photographer: Upper: Diagram by C. Emery. Bottom: Y. Berard
Credit: Oceanographic Museum of Monaco

Category: Oceanography/Historical instruments/

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