ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4180Date:05/16/06
Cruise:AT-15Leg:03
Chief Scientist:Fisher/RobertsOperations Area:Atwater Valley 340
Latitude:27-38.607NLongitude:088-21.929W
Pilot:G. EppardObserver 1:Erik Cordes
Observer 2:Jill Petersen
Launch Time:14:32Time Submerged:7:22
Time on Surface:21:54Bottom Time:4:43
Depth:2204 metersPurpose:Biology
Sponsor:NOAA/OtherData:
Still Images: Moving Images:6 DVcam tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Clams, Cold seep, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Sponges, Urchins, Vent fish, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Carbonates, Mussels, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms
FrameGrabber Link:http://4dgeo.whoi.edu/webdata/DAQ/AT15-03/Alvin-D4180/html/S0001.html
Remarks:Long stretch of mussels (approx 75 m long)