ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2197Date:03/29/90
Cruise:AII-125Leg:4
Chief Scientist:LUTZ/BROOKSOperations Area:WEST FLORIDA ESCARPMENT
Latitude:26-02.2NLongitude: 84-54.5W
Pilot:T. TengdinObserver 1:Lowell Fritz
Observer 2:Robert Vrijenhoek
Launch Time:0931Time Submerged:8:02
Time on Surface:1733Bottom Time:
Depth:3314 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette
Still Images: Moving Images:2 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep, Mussels, Octopus, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Tube worms, Urchins, Vent fish, Polychaltes, Dandelion-siphonophore?, Black sulfide riversSampled:Carbonates, Mussels, Other worms, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Polychaltes
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Recovered Dissolution Stake 6 (Lutz), placed Rudi Turner's wood blocks (FEI-5), took 1 box core, crusted minnow trap, photo transects.