new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
expl0048 | by NOAA Photo Library
Back to photostream

expl0048

Pacific Ring of Fire Expedition. A close up view of tubeworms at a seafloor hot spring on Daikoku volcano. These animals only live at hydrothermal vents. Mariana Arc region, Western Pacific Ocean. April, 2004.

 

Credit: Pacific Ring of Fire 2004 Expedition. NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration; Dr. Bob Embley, NOAA PMEL, Chief Scientist.

2,883 views
0 faves
0 comments
Taken on September 22, 2010