Voyage to Kure

French Frigate Shoals

Jean-Michel Cousteau and expedition team diver Holly Lohuis, examine coral growth off French Frigate Shoals in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

Green Sea Turtles

Endangered Green Sea Turtles basked in the sun on the beach at French Frigate Shoals.

Green Sea Turtles

Endangered Green Sea Turtles basked in the sun on the beach at French Frigate Shoals.

Life aboard The Searcher

Ronda Friend, the galley cook, and Holly Lohuis, retrieve food and supplies from the dry center bilge, aboard the Searcher.

Hawaiian Monk Seals

Endangered Hawaiian Monk Seals basking on the beach at Tern Island, French Frigate Shoals.

Hawaiian Monk Seals

Endangered Monk Seals fight for territory on the beach at French Frigate Shoals, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

Underwater Lighting

Matt Ferraro, expedition team diver, operates underwater lights, as a film team cinematographer shoots footage, using a high definition camera.

Force Fin

Expedition Leader Don Santee prepares customized force fins for the expedition dive team.

Safety Procedures

Chief Diver Blair Mott, conducts safety procedures on the six-person recompression chamber aboard the expedition vessel Searcher. The chamber is a safeguard for the expedition's deep dives.

La Perouse Pinnacle

The expedition film team diving off La Perouse Pinnacle, French Frigate Shoals: Yves Lefevre, cameraman, Holly Lohuis and Jean-Michel, and Ed Cassano, with underwater lights.

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