ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2730Date:02/25/94
Cruise:AII-131Leg:10
Chief Scientist:SILVEROperations Area:COSTA RICA ACCRETIONARY WEDGE
Latitude:09-40.18NLongitude: 86-07.09W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Kirk Mcintosh
Observer 2:Lauri Ferioli
Launch Time:0808Time Submerged:8:52
Time on Surface:1700Bottom Time:
Depth:3585 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2730-31Moving Images:4 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Clams, Cold seep, Inactive vent deposits, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, Vent fish, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Clams, Cold seep, Temperature records
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Remarks:We found scattered small seeps with clams and crabs.