August 24 photos

Bits of ice were seen throughout the day. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
(l-r) Daisuke Hirano, Carlton Rauschenberg, Bill Williams, and Sarah Zimmermann engage in a game of hacky sack on the helo deck. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
The upper mooring float breaks the surface while Seaman Tyler Short looks on. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
Seaman Vince Mullett in the basket ready to be lowered over the side. (Photo by Gary Morgan)
Even in not-so-rough seas hooking the upper float can be a tough job. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
The "monkey" being brought aboard. (Photo by Gary Morgan)
The sediment trap is just about the break the surface. (Photo by Rick Krishfield)
The end of the line - dozens of glass floatation spheres are brought aboard. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)
When a sphere ruptures at depth it creates a pretty violent explosion. (Steve Lambert, WHOI)

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