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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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

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

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.

Water running down a creek.
September 5, 2013

Lost Dog Creek

A turbid Lost Dog Creek tumbles down steep slopes before feeding Lake Oswego.

Tanner Creek outfall
September 5, 2013

Tanner Creek

Tanner Creek outfall delivers stormwater runoff with insecticides to Tanner Creek, tributary of the Willamette River

cableway sampling
December 12, 2012

Sampling from a cableway, Fall Creek, OR

USGS Hydrologic Technician Heather Bragg collects suspended-sediment sample from a cableway downstream from Fall Creek Reservoir. Reservoir was drawn down to purge sediment and trapped fish from behind dam in December 2012.

Video available online.

December 11, 2012

Suspended-Sediment Sampling from a Cableway

USGS Hydrologic Technician Heather Bragg collects suspended-sediment sample from a cableway downstream from Fall Creek Reservoir. Reservoir was drawn down to purge sediment and trapped fish from behind dam in December 2012.

December 11, 2012

Acoustic Doppler Measurement from a Cableway

USGS Hydrologist Liam Schenk measures sediment transport using an acoustic doppler instrument suspended from a cableway downstream from Fall Creek Reservoir. Reservoir was drawn down to purge sediment and trapped fish from behind dam in December 2012.

December 11, 2012

Turbid Water in Fall Creek

Muddy, or turbid water, caused by suspended-sediment released during Fall Creek Reservoir draw down. Reservoir was drawn down to purge sediment and trapped fish from behind dam in December 2012.

algal bloom
October 11, 2012

Algal Bloom in Cougar Reservoir, Oregon

Algal Bloom in Cougar Reservoir, Oregon