Interdisciplinary Investigation of the Pescadero Basin

Tectonics and Mapping – Video Update

Oct. 13 2021

“Our aim is to acquire high-resolution images of the seafloor so we can better interpret all of the tectonic processes related to the ongoing opening of the Gulf of California along this region.”

Leg One of the #PescaderoVentDiving2 expedition is all about tectonics and mapping. In this video, researchers on R/V Falkor explain what they are looking for and the processes they hope to investigate.

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