Measuring streamflow at the Chattahoochee River, epic Sep 2009 flood

USGS hydrographer preparing to measure streamflow at the Chattahoochee River, GA below Morgan Falls Dam water-monitoring site.

Detailed Description

Many days of continuous heavy rain in mid-September have resulted in flooding in many parts of Georgia, especially in north Georgia and the Atlanta region. These rains have been producing streamflows of record proportions.

Here, a USGS hydrographer is preparing to measure streamflow at the Chattahoochee River below Morgan Falls Dam water-monitoring site, Fulton County, Georgia.

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Image Dimensions: 3600 x 2400

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Location Taken: Atlanta, GA, US

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