ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3251Date:07/22/98
Cruise:AT-03Leg:23
Chief Scientist:COWENOperations Area:JUAN DE FUCA RIDGE
Latitude:47-56.583NLongitude:129-05.966W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Paul Johnson
Observer 2:Kathy Sawyer
Launch Time:07:59Time Submerged:8:41
Time on Surface:16:40Bottom Time:6:02
Depth:2208 metersPurpose:LEXEN VENT STUDIES
Sponsor:NSF/NOAAData:1 CD-ROM 2-8mm tapes incl 3240-54
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3248-3254Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 3-3chip
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Octopus, Other worms, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:Lo temp vents, Magnetometer records, Tube worms, Gravity, Bellmeter
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Remarks:SAWYER IS WASHINGTON POST REPORTER