Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center (NOROCK)

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Search here for some of our available field imagery and videos. Can't find what you are looking for? Contact sbeldin@usgs.gov to see what we have available.

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July 27, 2016

Ivanpah Video Clip

The video shows smaller smoking objects (insects). Dark objects (birds) are flying above the tower. We are uncertain of the origin of dark trails following the birds. 
 

July 27, 2016

Ivanpah Video Clip

The video shows small smoking objects (insects) and a larger object (bird) as it begins to smoke when entering the solar flux. The turquoise window is the thermal camera view of this same event.

July 18, 2016

Inside USGS, No. 6, Ken Pierce, Heavy Breathing of Yellowstone Caldera

Dr. Kenneth Pierce studied the geology and geomorphology of the greater Yellowstone area for nearly his entire career with the U.S. Geological Survey. From 1965 to present, Dr. Pierce has mapped glacial deposits, pioneered Quaternary dating techniques, conducted research on the Yellowstone Hot Spot, studied the geothermal areas, explored the geology of archaeological sites

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July 18, 2016

Inside USGS, No. 5, Pleistocene Glaciations of Greater Yellowstone

Dr. Kenneth Pierce studied the geology and geomorphology of the greater Yellowstone area for nearly his entire career with the U.S. Geological Survey. From 1965 to present, Dr. Pierce has mapped glacial deposits, pioneered Quaternary dating techniques, conducted research on the Yellowstone Hot Spot, studied the geothermal areas, explored the geology of archaeological sites

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Research team in the Northern Cascades.
July 7, 2016

USGS - NOROCK Research team in the Northern Cascades.

USGS - NOROCK field team in the Northern Cascades studying Hoary marmots and American pika and snowpack dynamics.  

An American bullfrog.
June 30, 2016

American bullfrog close-up

An American bullfrom is native to most eastern states, but considered invasive in the moutain west.

Fish swim along the gravel bed bottom of the North Fork of the Flathead River.
June 24, 2016

Fish Swimming on Gravel Bed

Fish swim along the gravel bed bottom of the North Fork of the Flathead River.

Cattle Grazing at Sunset in Montana
April 25, 2016

Cattle Grazing at Sunset in Montana

Cattle graze on a ranch in western Montana.

Elk at a Wyoming feedground.
April 25, 2016

Elk Feedgrounds

Elk grazing at a feedground in Wyoming.

Shepard Glacier 2005 in color
April 11, 2016

Shepard Glacier 2005 in color

Shepard Glacier 2005 in color.

Sperry Glacier NE 2007 in black and white.
April 11, 2016

Sperry Glacier NE 2007 in black and white.

Sperry Glacier NE 2007 in black and white.

Sperry Glacier 1907
April 11, 2016

Sperry Glacier 1907

Sperry Glacier 1907.