DEEPEND Highlighted on Oregon Coast Aquarium Oceanscape Network

4892The deep is by far the largest affected habitat from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Join diverse scientists as they continue their long-term investigation on impacts of this environmental disaster on the deep-sea from December 4 to 8, 2017.

Creep Into the DEEPEND is a WhaleTimes, Inc. Virtual Research Mission, in cooperation with the DEEPEND Consortium and the Oceanscape Network. For more information visit

Full schedule:

Monday: Fish Parasites by Matt Woodstock
Tuesday: Oddities of the Deep (Mystery of the Monster Baby by Heather Bracken-Grissom and It’s Not Odd, It’s A Heteropod by Kris Clark)
Wednesday: Babies of the Deep-Sea (Studying Baby Snappers by Sebastian Velez and Baby Crustaceans by Laura Timm)
Thursday: Strange Adaptations of the Deep (Silver Camouflaging by Tammy Frank)
Friday: Eating Strategies of Deep-Sea Animals (Into the Gape by April Cook)

More information available here.