Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. A close up view of tubewormsat a seafloor hot spring on Daikoku volcano.These animals only live at hydrothermal vents.
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
Subject: Tube worms