scientific report |
Clarke M, E, & Fruth E
The goals of this project were to: 1) Examine the extent of the sponge reef identified in 2007 and proposed for protection by Oceana in 2009 2) Describe the associated ecosystem to assist in determining this area’s role as essential fish habitat; and 3) Provide the Pacific Fishery Management Council with additional information to assess any actions that may be needed to protect the Grays Canyon sponge area.
USA - Continental Pacific
Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV)