ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2982Date:08/21/95
Chief Scientist:MOTTLOperations Area:CASCADIA BASIN
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Mike Mottl
Observer 2:Nathan Becker
Launch Time:0758Time Submerged:7:34
Time on Surface:1532Bottom Time:4:30
Depth:2641 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY/BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2978-82Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, UrchinsSampled:
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Remarks:Seepage of warm water at slope break, base of Mama Bare hil, measured 18.0C at 51cm. depth, 15.9C at 21cm.