Employee Using an Ice Auger

employee ice augering on a river

Detailed Description

A USGS employee uses a motorized auger to drill a two-foot hole in the ice for the purpose of measuring streamflow on the Sweetwater River. This image shows the final stages of the drilling process for one hole out of the twelve drilled that day.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: WY, US