ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2681Date:10/24/93
Cruise:AII-131Leg:5
Chief Scientist:DELANEYOperations Area:NORTH SLOPE AXIAL SEAMOUNT
Latitude:46-09.32NLongitude:129-48.71W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:John Delaney
Observer 2:Bill Broad
Launch Time:0813Time Submerged:7:04
Recovery Time:1517Bottom Time:
Depth:2085 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY/CHEMISTRY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 8mm tar tape
Incl. Dives 2670-81
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2679-81Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Tube worms, Vent fish, XenophyophoresSampled:Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Tube worms, New Animals
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Remarks:NY TIMES JOURNALIST; Found Hi-vent field on co-axial section.