Notes on Vent Field Description:
1.8 km N of Ashadze 1 at the foot of the western slope; Georgy Cherkashov talk Apr 2009 suggests inactive, but S. Petersen lists as likely active
Notes Relevant to Biology:
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first):
2005 plume and dredge only
Discovery References (text):
(plume and dredge only) Beltenev, V et al (2005) New hydrothermal sites at 13 N, Mid Atlantic Ridge. InterRidge News 14: 14-16.