View of a hopper dredge in Oceanside Harbor from the air looking north/northeast. A Hopper dredge is a propelled floating plant which is capable of dredging material, storing it onboard, transporting it to the disposal area, and dumping it. Hopper dredges perform the largest and most dangerous jobs - clearing channels and offshore sandbars from the mouths of major rivers (globalsecurity.org).
About Kip Evans
Kip Evans is a professional photographer and underwater explorer. His images have been widely published in books, exhibits, advertisements and magazines worldwide, including National Geographic Magazine, Patagonia, Outside, and Sea and Coastal Living to name a few. Kip is also an award-winning cinematographer who has worked on a number of underwater documentaries, including specials for CNN, BBC, Discovery Channel, and the National Geographic. To read more about Kip Evans please click here