ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3122Date:07/12/97
Cruise:AT-03Leg:3
Chief Scientist:VRIJENHOEKOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Rainbow
Latitude:36-14.030NLongitude:33-54.065W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Pierre Chevaldonne
Observer 2:Oris Sanjur-Puga
Launch Time:09:51Time Submerged:8:20
Time on Surface:18:11Bottom Time:5:34
Depth:2303 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3116-33
1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3120-22Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Inactive vent deposits, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Shrimp, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Urchins, Vent fishSampled:Bacterial mats, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Shrimp
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Remarks:JOINT ALVIN/NAUTILE DIVE. Shrimp slurping, mussel collecting, bacterial slurping. TNT and traps retrieved.