Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 Back to News

Cold-water corals in the canyons off south west England

A team of scientists, including Heather Stewart of the BGS marine geology and operations team, have returned from a ten day research cruise in the Bay of Biscay to study the mini-mounds of the Dangeard-Explorer Canyons. Led by Prof David Van Rooij of the University of Ghent, Belgium, and working with scientists from the universities of Plymouth and Vigo (Spain).