ALVIN Dive Information
Popping Rocks Ridge, MAR
Time on Surface:
Anemones, Basalt lava, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Vent fish, Coral
Basalt lava, Soft sediment
Dive Highlights: First we were able to get samples from the western side of the core complex. We were also able to collect sample from the morphologically distinct (?) terrain on the west of the core complex.