That's me on board the SS Grayling
I was thrilled to be invited to come aboard the vessel used for the USGS annual bottom survey of the Great Lakes!
This year, the scientists used an underwater camera
Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell of the Great Lakes Science Center
The boat is outfitted with specialized machinery for the trawl
USGS logo on the Grayling
Dr. David "Bo" Bunnell assesses the catch
A deep water species, the slimy scalpin
Check out the video from this day out on the lake below. This experience will be part of my newest book,
A 1,000-MILE GREAT LAKE
which will be released in 2015.