GIBS launched a series of expeditions (1999 – 2003) to study the Lophelia bioherms in the Koster Fjord on the West coast of Sweden. This project was done in Collaboration with the cold coral researcher Dr. Tomas
Lundalv, head of the
undersea exploration division of the Tjarnoe Marine Biological Station of Goteborg
University in Sweden. Photo shows a multibeam picture of the two Lophelia Hills in
Koster Fjord at 86 m.