The University of South Florida CIMAGE program is expanding their research efforts after the DWH to investigate offshore deposits to establish baseline data on deepwater environmental conditions. Dr. Martínez-Colón will be analyzing sediment samples for foraminiferal biocoenosis, ecology, and environmental indices.
RV Weatherbird II (Rebekka Larson pic)
On-board core processing (Rebekka Larson pic)
Sample core (1392 m) (Rebekka Larson pic)