ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2646Date:09/03/93
Chief Scientist:ORANGEOperations Area:OREGON MARGIN
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Casey Moore
Observer 2:Dennis Wuthrick
Launch Time:0830Time Submerged:5:32
Time on Surface:1402Bottom Time:
Depth:725 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2645-47Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Bacterial mats, Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep, Sponges, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Survey of large cold seep biotherm that is controlled by a fault.