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Looking at some sediment we were collecting.  

Looking at some sediment we were collecting.

Research Trip in the Bahamas

September 1st 2008
As some of you may know, I went to the Bahamas for about a week. It was not a vacation though. I was working. We took a research boat, the Coral Reef II to the Bahamas to search for something called submarine hardgrounds. These are cemented areas of sediment that are important to facilitate coral and Stromatolite growth. Most of my pictures are on facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/alb ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Bahamas » Andros

Bahamian Flag Arawak Indians inhabited the islands when Christopher Columbus first set foot in the New World on San Salvador in 1492. British settlement of the islands began in 1647; the islands became a colony in 1783. Since attaining independence from the UK in ... ... read more
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