ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2424Date:08/08/91
Cruise:AII-125Leg:30
Chief Scientist:LUTZOperations Area:JUAN DE FUCA PLATE
Latitude:48-28.0NLongitude:128-38.3W
Pilot:C. Van DoverObserver 1:Richard Lutz
Observer 2:Eve Southward
Launch Time:0936Time Submerged:6:47
Time on Surface:1623Bottom Time:
Depth:2447 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
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 Moving Images:2 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, (?) Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, Other(NO)Sampled:Sea stars, Sponges
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Heavy concentration of brittle stars, sponges, etc. around mound outcrops.