Jeffrey Drazen

NOC contributes to discovery of the largest aggregation of fishes in abyssal deep sea


The largest aggregation of fishes ever recorded in the abyssal deep sea was discovered by a team of oceanographers from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa (UH, USA), Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI, USA) and the National Oceanography Centre (NOC, UK). Their findings were published recently in Deep-Sea Research. “Our observations truly surprised us,” said Astrid