ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3855Date:12/13/02
Cruise:AT-07Leg:26
Chief Scientist:FisherOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-50.26NLongitude:104-17.50W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Anthony Berry
Observer 2:Colleen Cavanaugh
Launch Time:13:22Time Submerged:8:41
Time on Surface:22:03Bottom Time:5:47
Depth:2512 metersPurpose:Biology
Sponsor:NSF/NOAAData:5 CD-ROM
Still Images: Moving Images:6 DVcam tape(s)
Observed:Tube worms, Other worms, Mussels, Bacterial mats, Vent fish, Snails/Limpets, Sea stars, Sponges, Midwater organisms, Lo temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Basalt lavaSampled:Bacterial mats, Lo temp vents, Basalt lava, ALVIN navigation, Temperature records
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Remarks:Macroscopic bacteria! Caner(?) rocks in low flow, no apparent predators. They'll be checked for mscopic bacteria