The Decomp Physical Model

Image: The Decomp Physical Model

Detailed Description

USGS staff--working with partners--released a harmless, fluorescent dye as part of a large-scale test that is being conducted along a 3,000-foot stretch of canals and levees. Its goal is to determine how to best design and formulate plans to reconnect water flows in the Everglades.

Birds-eye view of green dye marking the beginning of flow into the Everglades. The dye showed is after four hours of being released.


Image Dimensions: 729 x 486

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Everglades, FL, US