A crop duster drops a cloud of pesticides on a cotton crop in Georgia

A yellow crop duster lets fall a cloud of spray on a cotton crop

Detailed Description

A crop duster sprays a cloud of pesticide on a cotton crop in Georgia.  The USGS assesses the occurrence and behavior of pesticides in streams and groundwater and the potential for pesticides to adversely affect drinking-water supplies or aquatic ecosystems. Read more about USGS research on pesticides and water quality.

Details

Image Dimensions: 5176 x 1992

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Location Taken: Henton, GA, US