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NOAA Photo Library Image - ship5273

Retrieving Dr. Bill Schmidt's free vehicle after it's descent to the bottom of the Puerto Rico Trench, nearly an 8500 meter round trip. It was used to measure conductivity and temperature vs. depth on this deployment. Dr. Schmidt is a researcher at the University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez.

Image ID: ship5273, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Photographer: Theresa Paulsen Ashland HS Ashland WI
Credit: NOAA Teacher at Sea Program, NOAA Ship OKEANOS EXPLORER

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