ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2425Date:08/09/91
Cruise:AII-125Leg:30
Chief Scientist:LUTZOperations Area:JUAN DE FUCA PLATE
Latitude:47-58.2NLongitude:129-05.2W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Richard Lutz
Observer 2:Michael Kennish
Launch Time:0806Time Submerged:8:05
Time on Surface:1611Bottom Time:
Depth:2180 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2424-25Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, Other(VO)Sampled:Anemones, Basalt lava, Crabs, Inactive vent deposits, Other worms, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, Other(VO)
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Remarks:Huge sulfide chimney at site (probably largest visited to date ~ 150m high).