New York Water Science Center

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person in yellow USGS shirt holding a pile of zebra mussels
May 30, 2018

Zebra Mussels St. Lawrence River

During a National Water Quality Network (NWQN) sampling trip in May to the St Lawrence River, Hydrologic Technician Dave Knauer finds a batch of Zebra mussels attached to the boat anchor. 

orange acoustic doppler current profiler floating in river surrounded by snow-covered trees
April 17, 2018

Cattaraugus Creek near Springville, NY

ADCP measurement on a snowy day at the Cattaraugus Creek near Springville, NY

USGS Storm-Tide Sensor
March 31, 2018

USGS Storm-Tide Sensor

USGS storm-tide sensor bolted to a cement jetty on the Atlantic Ocean coast at Fire Island, New York. USGS scientists deployed over 50 sensors along the coast of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Delaware to study a Nor'easter that affected the Northeast in March of 2018.

rushing stream bordered by rocks and trees
January 30, 2018

Esopus River rapids

Esopus River rapids sediment sampling January 2018

white ice and snow on river by train bridge
January 16, 2018

Mohawk River Ice Jam at Lock 8 in Schenectady, NY

Mohawk River Ice Jam at Lock 8 in Schenectady, NY near USGS gaging station 01354330 

orange sled loaded with bags of equipment on snow covered path in forest
January 4, 2018

Field Photo Friday Winner for April 2018

Transporting equipment used for maintenance of groundwater well CT2498 in Perrysburg, New York 

2 men standing on drill rig
November 28, 2017

Hydrogeologic Framework Mapping - Long Island

Hydrogeologic Framework Mapping - Long Island 

water flowing over small weir onto rocks in river
November 16, 2017

Carman's River

Carman's River, Long Island, New York

looking into water in river
November 16, 2017

Peconic River

Peconic River, Long Island, New York

stream water flowing over low head dam
November 15, 2017

Weir at the Peconic River

Weir  or low dam at the Peconic River

woman standing in stream holding an pole with instrument attached next to yellow measuring tape
November 15, 2017

Stream Discharge Measurement at Carman's River

USGS scientist Amy Simonson making a stream flow measurement in the Carman's River on Long Island, New York

man in fields in chair reading data from instrument on table
November 2, 2017

Saltwater Interface Mapping- Long Island

Saltwater Interface Mapping using electromagnetic sounding - Long Island