USGS hydrologists use boats to access sites for water sampling.

USGS hydrologist driving boat to a water sampling site.

Detailed Description

Cristal Younker of the SAWSC drives a boat to site 02226160, Altamaha River at Everett City, Georgia, to collect samples for the National Water Quality Program (NWQP) trends sampling. The NWQP provides an understanding of water-quality conditions; whether conditions are getting better or worse over time; and how natural features and human activities affect those conditions (https://www.usgs.gov/water-resources/national-water-quality-program).

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Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

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