Accession Number:

AD0787018

Title:

Summary of the Geologic Dives Conducted in the Gulf of Maine During 1971 and 1972 by the Research Submersible ALVIN.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

76.0

Abstract:

A detailed summary of geologic dives made by the submersible ALVIN in the Gulf of Maine is presented. Report includes sampling procedures followed by the submersible a listing and areal distribution of the samples collected, a comparison of the submersible to other sampling techniques, and the relationship of individual pilots to sampling success. Each dive is described in detail including representative bottom photographs and artists concepts of outcrop regions. Modified author abstract

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE