Underwater Alaska Pictures taken by JASON II

This project was funded by NOAA's National Undersea Research Program through the West Coast and Polar Regions Undersea Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (NOAA-NURC). Support for ISU student travel was also provided by an ISU experiential learning grant from the Experiential Learning Committee,and the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. This project is a collaborative, interdisciplinary effort with a number of researchers, including Lisa Levin, Joris Gieskes and Mike Tryon from Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Jon Martin from the University of Florida; Wiebke Ziebis from the University of Southern California; and Gerard Fryer of the University of Hawaii.