ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3207Date:04/30/98
Cruise:AT-03Leg:18
Chief Scientist:JANNASCHOperations Area:GUAYMAS BASIN
Latitude:27-00.435NLongitude:111-24.612W
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Luis Soto
Observer 2:Ken Noll
Launch Time:08:15Time Submerged:7:08
Time on Surface:15:23Bottom Time:4:33
Depth:2004 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3203-10
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3203-10Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 3-3chip
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Clams, Hi temp vents, Non-vent fish, Octopus, Other worms, Sea stars, Tube worms, Urchins, Vent fishSampled:
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Polynoid and alvinellids poluchaete worms living just on the outside surface of a shimmering-water crust deposit.