Collecting Benthic Invertebrates

Scientists kneeling in water, taking samples

Detailed Description

USGS scientists, Steve Rubin and Karl Stenberg, collecting samples to determine the distribution of benthic invertebrates in the Skagit River delta during an extreme low-tide. Information on the distribution and abundance of invertebrates will help resource managers better understand how fish, such as Chinook salmon use the delta.


Image Dimensions: 3968 x 2976

Date Taken:

Lat / Long: 48.338330000000 / -122.462250000000

Location Taken: Skagit River Delta, WA, US