ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2234Date:06/16/90
Chief Scientist:LUTZOperations Area:GUAYMAS BASIN
Pilot:T. TengdinObserver 1:Peter Smouse
Observer 2:Luis Soto
Launch Time:0757Time Submerged:9:02
Time on Surface:1659Bottom Time:
Depth:2020 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2233-35Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Clams, Hi temp vents, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:Clams, Hi temp vents, Other worms, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Tube worms
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Remarks:Excellent performance by the pilot; his navigaion skills greatly contributed to finding the critical areas for recovering the titanium stakes in Lutz site 1.