Mapping river bathymetry in the Copper River Delta, Alaska

USGS scientists map river bathymetry around bridge piers in the Copper River Delta, Alaska

Detailed Description

USGS scientists Robin Beebee (left) and Jeff Conaway use a boat-mounted multibeam echosounder to map river bathymetry around bridge piers in the Copper River Delta of Alaska. The bathymetric mapping is part of a streambed scour study conducted in cooperation with the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities.

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Image Dimensions: 5760 x 3840

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Location Taken: US