NEFSC Photo Gallery
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Image of the Week 2017
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Right, sei, and bowhead whales surface feeding.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Protected Species Branch, NEFSC. Image taken under Permit #17355-01
A slipper lobster caught during the NEFSC's 2017 spring bottome trawl survey.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Christine Kircun, NEFSC
A greater shearwater flies over the ocean.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Dvora Hart, NEFSC
A burrfish inflates to protect itself.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Christine Kircun
2017 spring bottom trawl survey southbound on the Bigelow
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Wesley Rand
Bongo nets, used for plankton sampling, being deployed at sea.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/NEFSC
Female technicians aboard the Albatross IV in 1964.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Robert K. Brigham
Gray seal pup on the beach.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Kimberly Murray
Basket star, Gorgoncephalus.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Gib Chase
Aerial shot of a humpback whale breaching. Image collected under MMPA research permit #17355.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Corey Accardo
A passing rain squall at sunset on Georges Bank.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Christopher Sarro
Scientists measure and weigh samples during the 2016 Gulf of Maine Shrimp Survey.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Andy Reynaga
A salp colony floating above some sea stars.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/HabCam
A pom-pom sea anemone, Liponema brevicornis.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Richard Langton
Seagulls flying over waves.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/Ecosystems Surveys Branch
Sun rising over the ocean during a recent survey cruise.
Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries/NEFSC Ecosystems Surveys Branch