Upper Midwest Water Science Center

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Our multimedia gallery represents a collection of high-quality images, videos, webcams, posters, presentations, and documents produced by the Upper Midwest Water Science Center.

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Streamgage mounted to bridge, view facing downstream river at dusk
December 31, 2019

Durand streamgage mounted to bridge

Durand streamgage mounted to bridge - looking downstream.

Scientists in boat in river
December 31, 2019

View from Durand bridge of boat crew conducting multibeam surveys

View from Durand bridge of boat crew conducting multibeam surveys

Hydrologic Technician using crane to collect a bedload sample from the bridge
December 31, 2019

Hydro-tech using crane to collect a bedload sample from bridge

Hydrologic Technician using crane to collect a bedload sample from the bridge.

Illustration of subsurface-drained agricultural field
December 31, 2019

Illustration of subsurface-drained agricultural field

A hypothetical configuration of one of the two drained field sites, including a weather station for measuring climate data, a piezometer network for continuous water level measurements, soil moisture probes, and subsurface drainage flow. The third undrained field site will have a similar configuration, with the absence of subsurface drainage flow.

USGS technician makes a measurement from a gage mounted on a bridge or overpass in snowy weather
April 2, 2019

Spring 2019 Flooding - Wild Rice River in Minnesota

WWG Reading on the Wild Rice River in Minnesota during record Midwest flooding in spring 2019.

Photo of USGS hydrologist measuring streamflow from a snow-covered bank along the Middle Fork Crow River
February 8, 2019

Measuring streamflow on the Middle Fork Crow River near Spicer, MN

USGS hydrologist Erich Kessler prepares to measure the stream stage (the height of the water surface) of the Middle Fork Crow River near Spice, Minnestota.

Aerial view of multibeam survey of Chippewa Dunes
December 31, 2018

Chippewa Dunes Multibeam Survey - downstream of Durand bridge

Chippewa Dunes Multibeam Survey downstream of Durand bridge.

Two single-frequency ADVMs mounted to Durand bridge
October 9, 2018

Two single-frequency ADVMs mounted to Durand bridge

Two single-frequency ADVMs mounted to Durand bridge.

Photo of a USGS hydrologist documenting a water-covered street with a flooded semi in the ditch.
August 21, 2018

Documenting August 2018 flooding in the Madison, Wisconsin, area

A USGS hydrologist documents a flooded street near the Sugar River in Verona, Wisconsin. This image was taken after the area received near-record rainfall on August 20, 2018.

View of bedload sample
April 25, 2018

Bedload sample collected from the Durand bridge

Bedload sample collected from the Durand bridge.

View of Durand Bridge and sampling crew from boat
April 22, 2018

View of Durand Bridge and sampling crew from boat

View of Durand Bridge and sampling crew from boat during multibeam bathymetry survey.