Elwha River mouth

View from the air looking down on a river where it meets the ocean, with many small channels in the sediment deposited there.

Detailed Description

Orthophoto of the mouth of the Elwha River in Washington. The orthophoto was compiled from images collected with a Ricoh GR camera operating at 2-second intervals and mounted on a Cessna 172 piloted by Rite Bros. Aviation. Images were processed by Andy Ritchie (USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center) using structure-from-motion techniques.


Image Dimensions: 1162 x 574

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Port Angeles, WA, US