ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3159Date:11/06/97
Chief Scientist:LUTZOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Marvin Lilley
Observer 2:Will Handley
Launch Time:08:18Time Submerged:8:34
Time on Surface:16:52Bottom Time:5:41
Depth:2506 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData: 1 CD-Rom incl. dives 3153-70
1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images: 2 reels of 35mm color film
incl. dives 3153-60
Moving Images:7 Hi8 video tape(s)
Incl. 1 Hi8 Macro and several dupes. 3-HDTV Hi8 videos.
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:Basalt lava, Lo temp vents, Mussels
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