ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2319Date:12/05/90
Chief Scientist:LEVINOperations Area:FIEBERLING SEAMOUNT
Pilot:G. RajculaObserver 1:Andrea Arenovski
Observer 2:Elizabeth Garland
Launch Time:0842Time Submerged:7:20
Time on Surface:1602Bottom Time:
Depth:474 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Still Images:3 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2319-21Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Sponges, Urchins, Vent fish, Xenophyophores, Coral, Gorgonians, StichopathesSampled:ALVIN navigation, Urchins, corals, Gorgonians, Stichopathes
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Remarks:Ran plankton tows, located and released mooring, and collected specimens - a very tough job expertly(!) handled by Gary - everything worked out better than anticipated.