"Jewels of the Gulf: Deepwater Expedition" Group Shot

"Jewels of the Gulf: Deepwater Expedition" Group Shot

A group photo of the ECOGIG team aboard the "Jewels of the Gulf: Deepwater Expedition."

Penn State graduate Colin Bashaw (far right) was one of four undergraduate students aboard the 12-day "Jewels of the Gulf: Deepwater Expedition," which took place in June 2017. Other Penn State students and faculty aboard included associate professor of biology and the expedition's chief scientist, Iliana Baums, Ph.D. students Sam Vohsen and Fanny Girard, research fellow Andy Shantz, and postdoctoral scholar Cherisse Du Preez. 

IMAGE: Courtesy of ECOGIG