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Contact: Kim Fulton-Bennett
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Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Lost Shipping Container after 7 Years on the Seafloor

Caption: After seven years on the deep seafloor, this sunken shipping container had been colonized by a variety of deep-sea animals.

Credit: (c) 2011 MBARI / NOAA

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