Oregon Water Science Center

Multimedia

Multimedia products are an important way to distribute information to the public. The Oregon Water Science center continues to produce a variety of outreach materials including audio broadcasts, video podcasts, and online videos. Search below to see what we have been up to.

USGS Multimedia Gallery

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USGS streamgage in foreground with river and trees in background
January 14, 2015

USGS streamgage on the Trask River

Trask River stage, discharge, and water-quality data are collected and used together to help monitor the current health of the river. Data from the river are sent to equipment in the gage house, where it is stored then transmitted to USGS servers. 

plankton in tualatin
December 31, 2014

Plankton response to low dissolved oxygen in the Tualatin River

Poster for Tualatin plankton study.

Carpenter, K.D. and Rounds, S.A., 2014, Plankton communities and summertime declines in algal abundance associated with low dissolved oxygen in the Tualatin River, Oregon.
 

wapato poster
November 30, 2014

Monitoring water in Wapato Lake WIldlife Refuge, Oregon

Poster for Wapato Lake Monitoring Project.

Rounds, S.A., 2014, Monitoring streamflow, water levels, and water quality in the Wapato Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Oregon.
 

October 16, 2014

Chapter 4: Fortunate Son

USGS video series highlighting the individuals who make up the U.S. Geological Survey. We are USGS, these are our stories. This episode focuses on USGS Southeast Region Director Jess Weaver.

October 16, 2014

Chapter 1: Faces of the USGS

USGS video series highlighting the individuals who make up the U.S. Geological Survey. We are USGS, these are our stories.

October 16, 2014

Chapter 2: Uranium Miner's Daughter

USGS video series highlighting the individuals who make up the U.S. Geological Survey. We are USGS, these are our stories. This episode focuses on USGS research engineer Tanya Gallegos.

October 16, 2014

Chapter 3: Mom and Mentor

USGS video series highlighting the individuals who make up the U.S. Geological Survey. We are USGS, these are our stories. This episode focuses on USGS Chief-of-Staff for Natural Hazards Martha Garcia.

August 1, 2014

Debris Flow Monitoring at Chalk Cliffs, CO (2014)

The USGS and its cooperators have installed debris-flow monitoring equipment in the largest drainage basin at Chalk Cliffs, CO. Data collection at this site supports research on the hydrologic factors that control debris-flow initiation, entrainment, and flow dynamics.

This debris flow took place August 1, 2014. The video includes two different views of an

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June 10, 2014

Water Temp Modeling Animation: Middle Fork Willamette River Reservoirs

CE-QUAL-W2 temperature model animation of Hills Creek, Lookout Point, and Dexter Reservoirs on the Middle Fork Willamette River. Data are modeled for calendar year 2011. For supporting information, see http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1186/. For supplemental and contact information, see

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June 9, 2014

Water Temp Modeling Animation: Middle Fork Willamette

CE-QUAL-W2 temperature model animation of Hills Creek, Lookout Point, and Dexter Lakes on the Middle Fork Willamette River.

sediment and carbon in fanno
May 31, 2014

Sources, sinks, and transport of organic matter in Fanno Creek

Poster for organic matter study along Fanno Creek.

Keith, M., Sobieszczyk, S., Rounds, S., and Goldman, J., 2014, Sources, sinks, and transport of organic matter with fine sediment along an urban stream.
 

muddy confluence wilson river and cedar creek
February 19, 2014

Confluence of Cedar Creek with the Wilson River, OR

Confluence of Wilson River with tributary Cedar Creek, OR, following heavy storm.