ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2537Date:05/24/92
Chief Scientist:MACDONALDOperations Area:ALAMINOS CANYON
Latitude:26-21.5NLongitude: 94-29.6W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Bob Carney
Observer 2:Erica Nix
Launch Time:0810Time Submerged:8:09
Time on Surface:1619Bottom Time:
Depth:2245 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NOAAData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Carbonates, Clams, Cold seep, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Tube worms, Urchins, Other(echinoids)Sampled:Carbonates, Mussels, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Urchins, Other-(VO), Echinoids
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Remarks:Mixed tubeworm and mussel communities associated with outcrops.