ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2766Date:04/18/94
Chief Scientist:FORNARI/JANNASCHOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Axial Valley
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Carl Wirsen
Observer 2:Emerich Friedmann
Launch Time:0805Time Submerged:6:27
Time on Surface:1432Bottom Time:
Depth:2519 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2765-67Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Shrimp, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Urchins, Vent fish, BarnaclesmSampled:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Tube worms
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Remarks:Extensive area with active smoker - multiple onface and numerous diffuse flow vents in area.