Location: Montserrat, Caribbean Sea
Date: March 2013
Ship: RRS James Cook
This 11-day research cruise investigated the effects of the eruptions of the Soufriere Hills volcano on the surrounding continental shelf at 500-1000m depth. This cruise involved the use of piston corers, gravity corers, vibra-corers and the ROV Isis.
Soufriere Hills volcano, Montserrat. Photo credit: Diva Amon.
ROV Isis launching with the Soufriere Hills volcano behind. Photo credit: Diva Amon.
A natural wood fall. Photo credit: NERC.
A deep-sea lobster. Photo credit: NERC.
A Bathynomus isopod. Photo credit: NERC.
Dr. Leigh Marsh and I. Photo credit: Professor Paul Tyler.
The devastation caused by the pyroclastic flow from the Soufriere Hills volcano. Photo credit: Diva Amon.
Being photographed while photographing the ROV Isis launch. Photo credit: Professor Paul Tyler.