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Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Catalog of Images

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Sub grabs a wire coral on limestone bottom off Hawaii. Cirrhipathes
Hawaii 1982 March
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Reef fish, including rosy snappers, occupy a deep limestone reef.
Hawaii 1982 March
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Sea cucumber is colored to look like its rocky habitat.
Hawaii 1988 June
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Crinoids and gooseneck barnacles on a dead sponge, over 5000 ft. off Hawaii. Antedon (crinoid)
Hawaii 1988 July
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Gold coral on pillow lava in over 1000 ft. off Hawaii. Gerardia
Hawaii 1988 June
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Satin sponge on basalt slope, at 5000 ft. deep off Hawaii. Semperella
Hawaii 1988 June
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Isolated tufted corals are common on the deep rocky slope off Hawaii.
Hawaii 1988 July
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Glass sponge between red crinoid stalk and gorgonian on pillow lava off Hawaii. Walteria (sponge), Chrysogorgia (gorgonian)
Hawaii 1988 July
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Blackbellied rosefish and rock crab in 1000 ft. off New Jersey. Helicolenus (fish), Cancer (crab)
New Jersey continental slope
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Pillow lava rocks on the slope off Hawaii form when magma oozes from below.
Hawaii 1988 July
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Yellow iron oxide comes from hydrothermal vents; white is bacterial mat.
Hawaii, Pele's Vents 1988 July
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Yellow iron oxide covered lava rock on the flank of Loihi submarine volcano.
Hawaii, Loihi volcano 1988 July
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Ancient coral reef below 700 meters of water off Hawaii.
Hawaii 1988 June
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Cemented ash and talus at a depth of 755 m off Hawaii.
Hawaii 1988 June
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Inactive hydrothermal chimneys made of iron oxide on Loihi volcano.
Hawaii, Loihi volcano
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Duckbill eel in a sand channel between basalt flows at 780 m depth. Nettastoma
Hawaii 1988 June
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Sponges and crab on a basalt talus slope.
Hawaii 1988 June
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Sub manipulator sampling basalt rocks on the flanks of Loihi volcano.
Hawaii 1988 June
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Trays containing rock slabs deployed on ferro-manganese crust at Cross Seamount.
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Pillow lavas
1988 June
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Scuba divers change out a current meter used to monitor currents in the Bahamas.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island
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Stereo photography allows diver scientists to measure the size of corals.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island
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The Perry Cubmarine wet sub carries two divers at speeds of up to 5 knots.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island 1972 December
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Diver checks the performance of a fish trap used to collect reef fish.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island
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Some sponges have symbiotic algae and can bleach like corals.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island
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Divers training in handling a disabled dry suit diver.
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Divers studying conch biology in the Bahamas.
Bahama Islands, Lee Stocking Island
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Preparing to drill into a coral reef to study climate over the past 20,000 yrs.
Bahama Islands
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Underwater gear is maintained by divers to clear fouling and retrieve data.
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Aquanaut uses a buoy to signal the surface and raise equipment.
St. Croix, USVI
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Snorkeler retrieves ghost traps from the grip of a submersible.
1981
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Ice diving in the Arctic requires special equipment and a smart dive plan.
Arctic
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Diver riding a shrimp net watches a turtle escape through the excluder device.
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Elkhorn and staghorn corals provide beauty and complexity to the reef.
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Divers collect shallow sediment cores to track coastal erosion processes.
North Carolina
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Close-up underwater photography of coral reefs can only be done by divers.
St. Croix, USVI
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Divers use a suction sampler to collect animals living in the sand.
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School of jacks patrol the reef.
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Deploying a plankton net in a kelp forest to collect larval fish.
California coast
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Technical diver, using mixed gases to dive to 60 meters, decompresses.
North Carolina continental shelf 1996 August
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Diver carries samples to the surface.
1975 August
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Divers use a two person diver propulsion vehicle.
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Black durgen removed from its shelter.
California
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Divers adjust micromanipulator used to sample close to coral heads.
St. Croix, USVI 1988 June
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Aquanauts change out tanks near the Aquarius undersea laboratory.
St. Croix, USVI
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Captured reef fish are tagged and released.
1984 August
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Diver conducts point counts of reef fish.
1984 August
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Diver relocates a fish trap used for transplant experiments.
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Core sample collection in the muddy sands of Long Island Sound.
Long Island,Sound, New York 1988 December
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Divers transport benthic chamber used to measure productivity and respiration.
Hawaii, Sand Island Sewage Outfall 1982 August

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