Up in the air for aerial photographic surveys

Cameras, boxes, and bags in the back of a small plane, with a pilot in the background

Detailed Description

Pilot Barry expertly flies the plane at the correct survey speed and altitude to obtain crisp, clear images.

The Seabird Studies Team at the USGS Western Ecological Research Center is conducting aerial photographic surveys of the ocean off central and southern California to create comprehensive maps of seabird and marine mammal distributions.

 

Details

Image Dimensions: 3024 x 4032

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Location Taken: US