A blog that backs a bi-monthly magazine covering all the islands of Scotland
Thursday, 1 January 2015
New Year; New Find
The Rockall Trough have been known about for many years. However, HMS Rosemary discovered what is now called Rosemary Bank, an extinct volcano, while surveying there in 1930. Now this is found to contain an extensive deep-sea sponge reef. Much is revealed in a BBC websiteitem.