Between the Beach and the Deep Blue Sea : Image

WHOI physical oceanographer Steve Lentz and research engineer Craig Marquette help retrieve the buoy atop a mooring that had been deployed in the ocean for six months. Insturments attached to mooring lines take measurements of water temperature, salinity, and pressure, particles in the water, and current speed and direction. (Photo by Rachel Horwitz, MIT/WHOI Joint Program)

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