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Image : WHOI Scientists Map and Confirm Origin of Large, Underwater Hydrocarbon Plume in Gulf

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Funded by NSF and developed and operated by WHOI, Sentry is capable of exploring the ocean down to 14,764 feet (4,500 meters) depth. Equipped with its advanced analytical systems, it was able to crisscross plume boundaries 19 times to help determine the trapped plume?s size, shape, and composition.
Funded by NSF and developed and operated by WHOI, Sentry is capable of exploring the ocean down to 14,764 feet (4,500 meters) depth. Equipped with its advanced analytical systems, it was able to crisscross plume boundaries 19 times to help determine the trapped plume’s size, shape, and composition.

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Last updated: August 20, 2014