ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3173Date:11/29/97
Cruise:AT-03Leg:11
Chief Scientist:CHAVE/CHILDRESSOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-50.191NLongitude:104-17.348W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Sheri White
Observer 2:Ana Dittel
Launch Time:09:46Time Submerged:7:21
Time on Surface:17:07Bottom Time:4:22
Depth:2510 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY/GEOPHYSICS
Sponsor:NSFData: 1 CD-Rom incl. dives 3171-3193
Still Images: 2 reels of 35mm color film
incl. dives 3171-3179
Moving Images: 2 Hi-8 videos
3-3chip videos
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Vent fish, Medusa, ShrimpSampled:Clams, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Mussels, Tube worms
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Remarks:DIVE DELAYED DUE TO GROUND