ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2567Date:03/18/93
Chief Scientist:CALDEROperations Area:BERMUDA SLOPE
Latitude:32-31.7NLongitude: 64-54.6W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Dale Calder
Observer 2:John Lightbourn
Launch Time:0847Time Submerged:5:58
Time on Surface:1445Bottom Time:
Depth:1771 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:ROMData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images: camera malfunctionMoving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Sponges, Urchins, Other(NO)Sampled:Other(NO)
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Sampled and photographed(video) bottom between 1770m - 1500m and from about 1100-520m. Much sediment, rubbly bottom in upper area, with some live bottom areas.