MarVeL Workshop

MarVeL Workshop

Mariana Vent Larvae (MarVeL) Workshop: International Study of Connectivity Between Hydrothermal Vents Workshop hosted by: The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) Location: Okinawa, Japan Despite three decades of research on deep-sea hydrothermal vents,...
The Indian Ocean Cruise 2001: Mauritius

The Indian Ocean Cruise 2001: Mauritius

We arrived in Mauritius three days before the ship was scheduled to depart. Our original flight had to be rescheduled due to problems with the shipping company. The R/V Knorr was to leave port in the Seychelles before our flight arrived. We decided to meet the ship in...
The ALVIN Cruise

The ALVIN Cruise

The ALVIN Cruise to 9°N in 2000 (my first deep-sea voyage) We left port from San Diego, CA to begin a five day ride to 9°N latitude. We were to stay on site for 11 days and then cruise into port in Manzanillo, Mexico to fly home. The begining of the journey to a depth...