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Underwater view of periphyton on rocks and the Lake Tahoe shoreline
January 8, 2016

Underwater view of periphyton on rocks and the Lake Tahoe shoreline

Underwater view of periphyton on rocks and the Lake Tahoe shoreline.

Cyanobacteria on rocks along the Lake Tahoe shoreline
December 8, 2015

Cyanobacteria on rocks along the Lake Tahoe shoreline

Cyanobacteria on rocks along the Lake Tahoe shoreline.

Underwater view of periphyton on rocks and a data-collection sonde at Lake Tahoe
December 4, 2015

Underwater view of periphyton on rocks Lake Tahoe

Underwater view of periphyton on rocks and a data-collection sonde along the nearshore, Lake Tahoe. Data was being collected as part of the Lake Tahoe Nearshore Periphyton Study.

Data collection sonde in the swash zone at Lake Tahoe
October 23, 2015

Data collection sonde in the swash zone at Lake Tahoe

Data collection sonde in the swash zone at Lake Tahoe. Data was being collected for the Lake Tahoe Nearshore Periphyton study.

Periphyton at the shoreline at the beginning of the Lake Tahoe nearshore periphyton study
September 2, 2015

Periphyton at the shoreline of Lake Tahoe

Periphyton at the shoreline at the beginning of the Lake Tahoe nearshore periphyton study.

Temperature Profiling Probes (TRODs) installed at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, beach
September 30, 2013

Temperature Profiling Probes (TRODs) installed at Lake Tahoe beach

Temperature Profiling Probes (TRODs) installed at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, beach. 

Evaportranspiration equipment along the Tracy Segment, Nevada
April 30, 2003

Evaportranspiration equipment along the Tracey Segment

Evaportranspiration equipment along the Tracey Segment

USGS regional research drill rig near Truckee River, NV
June 9, 2001

USGS regional research drill rig near Truckee River, NV

USGS regional research drill rig constructing sites near the south bank of the Truckee River just downstream of USGS 10350000 Truckee River at Vista. The wells were constructed to investigate surface water groundwater interaction.

Platform used for collecting water-quality and meteorological data, Sentinel Island, Lake Mead
December 19, 2017

Virgin Basin Meteorological Data Water Years 2005-10

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)  Meteorological Data (Averaged Hourly), Virgin Basin, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona Water Years 2005-10.

Platform used for collecting water-quality and meteorological data, Sentinel Island, Lake Mead
December 19, 2017

Las Vegas Bay, Site 4, Water-Quality Data Water Year 2010

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Water-Quality Data, Las Vegas Bay, Site 4, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Year 2010.

Platform used for collecting water-quality and meteorological data, Sentinel Island, Lake Mead
December 19, 2017

Las Vegas Bay, Site 4, Meteorological Data Water Year 2010

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Meteorological Data, Las Vegas Bay, Site 4, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Year 2010.

Platform used for collecting water-quality and meteorological data, Sentinel Island, Lake Mead
December 19, 2017

Sentinel Island Water-Quality Data Water Years 2010-13

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Water-Quality Data, Sentinel Island, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Years 2010-13.