ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3446Date:08/08/99
Chief Scientist:LEVINOperations Area:GULF OF ALASKA SEEP
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Chris Mahn
Observer 2:Carl Schander
Launch Time:08:00Time Submerged:9:09
Time on Surface:17:09Bottom Time:4:38
Depth:4437 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NOAA/NURPData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3439-3452
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3443-3452Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
2-3 chip videos
Observed:Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Found extremely large clam patches (4m2), with high densities of clams.