Deep Profiler at Axial Base

Deep Profiler at Axial Base

An action shot of the modified McLane Deep Profiler at the Axial Base site crawling up the mooring wire. The yellow profiler vehicle climbs up and down the mooring wire between the seafloor and the top buoy, collecting oceanographic data on thin layers in the water column.

Photo Credit: NSF-OOI/UW/CSSF, Dive 1742, V14

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