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moving mooring anchors on deck

Anchors away

R/V Knorr bosun Pete Liarikos and University of Washington engineer Eric Boget move a mooring anchor into position for deployment as part of the Arctic Gateways program. The anchors, which are made from scrap railway wheels, keep the moorings from drifting away.
(Photo by Alexander Dorsk, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)


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