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NOAA Photo Library Image - expn0682

Methane bubbles rise above a small topographic high covered with bathymodiolus mussels. Overview of extensive chemosynthetic mussel communities colonizing carbonate and sedimented mounds as a seep site south of Norfolk Canyon.

Image ID: expn0682, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Location: Virginia , south of Norfolk Canyon
Photo Date: 20130523T103005Z
Credit: NOAA OKEANOS Explorer Program , 2013 ROV Shakedown and Field Trials

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