ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3529Date:02/04/00
Chief Scientist:FORNARI/COCHRANOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - Axial Summit Caldera
Pilot:B. StrickrottObserver 1:Dave Olds
Observer 2:Dana Yoerger
Launch Time:08:06Time Submerged:8:27
Time on Surface:16:33Bottom Time:5:06
Depth:2555 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3524-3531
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3524-3539Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
3 3-chip videos
Observed:Anemones, Crabs, Inactive vent deposits, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Magnetometer records, Temperature records
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Remarks:Varied geology and an area of large inactive vents - some approximately 10m in height. No evidence of vent fauna.