Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. Left to right: Verena Tunnicliffe, Kim Juniper, Keith Shepherd and Bob Holland are gathered around the ROPOS console,identifying vent species on the seafloor.
Date: 2004 April
Credit: Pacific Ring of Fire 2004 Expedition. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Bob Embley, NOAA PMEL, Chief Scientist
Location: Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean
Subject: Ocean exploration