ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2550Date:08/12/92
Cruise:AII-126Leg:2
Chief Scientist:GRASSLEOperations Area:DEEP WATER DUMP SITES
Latitude:39-20.0NLongitude: 70-40.1W
Pilot:R. GRIEVEObserver 1:STEVE SMITH
Observer 2:PAUL SNELGROVE
Launch Time:0817Time Submerged:6:43
Recovery Time:1500Bottom Time:
Depth:2627 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NURPData:
Still Images: Moving Images:2 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Bedforms, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Soft sediment, SpongesSampled:Soft sediment, Other(NO)
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Very, very soft bottom, a lot of biologic structure.