Lower Mississippi Gulf Water Science Center

Multimedia

The Lower Mississippi-Gulf multimedia gallery is a collection of images and videos that help vizualize our mission. We strive to provide first-class science and data to the public and our cooperators.

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August 15, 2016

Flooding near Louisiana Water Science Center

The view on South Sherwood Forest Blvd near the USGS Louisiana Water Science Center office on August 15, 2016.

Image shows a flooded street with green median
August 13, 2016

Flooded Street in Denham Springs

Backwater flooding across Florida Blvd near the Amite River Bridge in Denham Springs, LA.

Image shows a flooded house with trees in the background
August 13, 2016

Flooded House in Denham Springs

A flooded house near the confluence of the Comite and Amite Rivers near Denham Springs, LA.

Image shows flooded houses and vehicles
August 13, 2016

Flooded Neighborhood in Denham Springs

A flooded neighborhood near the confluence of the Comite and Amite Rivers near Denham Springs, LA. 

Claggett Center in Buckeystown, Maryland
May 13, 2016

Claggett Center in Buckeystown, Maryland

Rye grows at the Bishop Claggett Center in Buckeystown, Md., on May 13, 2016. Grains such as rye or wheat are useful winter cover crops that hold soil in place, protecting land from erosion by water and wind. (Photo by Will Parson/Chesapeake Bay Program)

A great blue heron catches a fish in near-frozen wetlands at Terrapin Nature Park in Stevensville, Md
January 31, 2016

A great blue heron catches a fish in near-frozen wetlands at Terrapin

A great blue heron catches a fish in near-frozen wetlands at Terrapin Nature Park in Stevensville, Md., on Jan. 31, 2016. (Photo by Will Parson/Chesapeake Bay Program)

Strong River at D'Lo Mississippi
December 31, 2015

Strong River at D'Lo Mississippi

This image was taken at the Strong River at D'Lo, Mississippi by Shane Stocks who is a Hydrologic Technician out of the Jackson, MS office. Shane used an infared camera to take this long exposure shot of the river. 

April 6, 2015

Groundwater, A Source To Streams in the Ozark Plateaus

Groundwater or surface water interaction in the Ozark Plateaus aquifer system. Includes examples of thermal imagery used to see groundwater entering streams.

August 27, 2013

Water-level Change in the High Plains Aquifer System

In 1986, Congress directed the USGS to regularly report groundwater-level changes in the High Plains aquifer system. To comply with this directive, the USGS compares water levels measured every two years. By measuring water levels across the entire aquifer in one year, measurements made two years later enable calculation of changes over time. Measured water levels from

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Shanties line a harbor on Tangier Island, Va., on Dec. 6, 2012.
December 6, 2012

Shanties line a harbor on Tangier Island, Va., on Dec. 6, 2012.

Shanties line a harbor on Tangier Island, Va., on Dec. 6, 2012. (Photo by Steve Droter/Chesapeake Bay Program)

Arkansas Pruitt Gage
October 4, 2011

Pruitt Gage

Pruitt Buffalo National River

USGS streamflow-gaging station 07069000, Black River at Pocahontas, Arkansas
May 3, 2011

Flood at USGS station 07069000, Black River at Pocahontas, Ark.

Flood of May 3, 2011, at USGS streamflow-gaging station 07069000, Black River at Pocahontas, Arkansas. Photograph by D.M. Wagner, Lower Mississippi-Gulf Water Science Center.