ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:4062Date:12/02/04
Chief Scientist:CaryOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N BIOTRANSECT
Pilot:B. StrickrottObserver 1:Craig Cary
Observer 2:Kai-Wu Charles Lee
Launch Time:14:04Time Submerged:9:04
Time on Surface:23:08Bottom Time:6:05
Depth:2519 metersPurpose:Biology
Still Images: Moving Images:6 DVcam 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, Sea cucumbers, Snails/Limpets, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, Other, LotsSampled:ALVIN navigation, Bacterial mats, Clams, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Other worms, Tube worms
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Remarks:New vent / diffuse flow at Riftia field - name to be decided on return to ship