Mendocino Fracture Zone Cruise - 2001
August 20 - 30, 2001
Over 300 km off the California-Oregon Coast
August 20, 2001: Day #1
Departure day: A frantic rushing around as we get the ship packed up and ready to go. We leave the dock at 1300 hours Pacific Daylight Time and expect to be cruising towards the westernmost Mendocino Ridge location with an arrival time sometime on Wednesday.