USGS Scientists Train on Groundwater Technical Procedures

 Scientist lowers electric tape into groundwater well

Detailed Description

USGS scientists never stop learning! In this photo USGS Hydrologic Technician Charles Hart (USGS Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Water Science Center) teaches USGS groundwater field personnel about measuring groundwater levels following USGS groundwater field procedures. Charles is using a specialized electric measuring tape that emits a beep when it comes into contact with the water in the well. Want to learn more? Watch a video to learn how USGS measures groundwater levels with an electric tape.


Image Dimensions: 2448 x 3264

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Location Taken: Columbus, OH, US