ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2838Date:10/07/94
Chief Scientist:VRIJENHOEKOperations Area:GUAYMAS BASIN
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Bob Vrijenhoek
Observer 2:Leonardo Lizarraga
Launch Time:1053Time Submerged:5:30
Time on Surface:1623Bottom Time:
Depth:2007 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2736-39Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Clams, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea stars, Tube worms, Vent fish, Galatheid(sp) crabsSampled:Bacterial mats, Clams, Other worms, Tube worms, Galibheid(sp) crabs
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:A better means for sampling bacterial mats off of hard substrates would be helpful.