ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3051Date:01/07/96
Chief Scientist:C. SMITHOperations Area:CATALINA BASIN
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Robin Pope
Observer 2:Robert Miller
Launch Time:0813Time Submerged:8:45
Time on Surface:1658Bottom Time:7:15
Depth:1212 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3051-53Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Xenophyophores, OtherSampled:Anemones, Sea stars, Soft sediment
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Remarks:Deployed artificial tracer experiments to investigate benthic feeding and sediment mixing procedures.