Diving in the Canyon

Expedition Menu
1. Introduction
2. Canyon Dive
3. Meet Deep Rover
4. Chief Scientist
5. Prepare to Dive
6. Let’s Launch!
7. In the Water!
8. Lights On
9. Mid-Water
10. Predators
11. To the Surface
12. Back on Board
Contact Don Reed
Dept. of Geology
San José State University
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Last Updated on
Marchh 18, 2014

Don's Introduction

Monterey Bay


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Expedition Learning Objective: Students will discover the most neglected habitat on the planet as you dive in a submersible deep into the Monterey Submarine Canyon to observe life in the mid-water environment, between depths of 100 to 1500 meters.


Photo of Kelp at ocean surface off Monterey

Kelp Forest Photo

Let's join a dive with Deep Rover in the darkness of Monterey Submarine Canyon