ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2835Date:09/24/94
Cruise:AII-131Leg:22
Chief Scientist:K. SMITHOperations Area:MONTEREY DEEP SEA FAN
Latitude:34-41.82NLongitude:122-59.92W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:David Olds
Observer 2:Stace Beaulieu
Launch Time:0803Time Submerged:10:08
Time on Surface:1811Bottom Time:
Depth:4110 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2833-35Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, (Rattails) Sea cucumbers, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, XenophyophoresSampled:Soft sediment, Urchins
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Quite a bit of slope in an area supposedly flat bottomed; lots of radiolarian-based detrital aggregates