ALVIN Dive Information
Time on Surface:
Anemones, Bedforms, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, Coral
Soft sediment, Sponges, Corals, Mudstone, Chalky Rock
Dive Highlights: Landed in soft sediment ajacent to boulders and almost immediately encountered steep rock walls wiht a mix of coral spears. Wall rocks heavily sculptted and bioeroded. Transversed 500m of steep walls with slab features at top, before ending in sediment plan.