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Diane Poehls Adams
Dr. Daniel Fornari holding a piece of fresh lava from the 2006 eruption near 9 deg 50'N, East Pacific Rise. Preliminarily, the eruption covered most if not all of the well studied previously known vents from 9 deg 47'N to 9 deg 51'N, including my previous study areas, Choo Choo and East Wall. Soon this area will reestabilish lush vent communities. (B. Glazer)

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