|Preparing to recover the camera sledge as the waves are picking up|
|Once the sledge leaves the water it can start to swing as the boat rolls. |
Endeavour's crew are well practised and got the sledge aboard safely, but this was the last tow for the moment.
|The view from the bridge.|
|When we were able to sample with the Hamon grab, many of the station yielded 8-10 litres of this 'biogenic' sand (made by animal processes rather than geological ones). Its made of shells and urchin spines.|
|A well-laden container ship heading east up the Channel.|
|The gulls and gannets seemed to enjoy the high winds and put on a display or their flying skills.|