Measuring flooding on the Maple River, ND

Measuring flooding on the Maple River, ND

Detailed Description

A USGS crew measures high flow during flooding on the Maple River near Mapleton, North Dakota. The yellow instrument is an acoustic Doppler current profiler, which is used to measure streamflow as it's pulled across the water. The crew is standing on a road that had been overtaken by the river. 

Details

Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Mapleton, ND, US