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Multimedia

This multimedia gallery represents a collection of high-quality images, videos, webcams, posters, presentations, and documents produced by the Water Resources Mission Area.

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Image: Flooding on the Souris River
April 19, 2011

Flooding on the Souris River

Flooding on the Souris River near Westhope, North Dakota, April 19, 2009, made the area look like a lake rather than a river.

Image: Flooded Gaging Station
April 19, 2011

Flooded Gaging Station

Flooded gaging station on the Souris River near Westhope, North Dakota, April 19, 2011.  See other pictures in this gallery with the tag 05124000 to see what the gage house normally looks like - it is on a raised platform on the bank of the river.

Image: Maple River Dam Spillway
April 18, 2011

Maple River Dam Spillway

The Maple River Dam is a pass-through dam that lets a limited amount of water flow through year round and fills the reservoir only during high flow. If the water rises high enough to fill the reservoir, water flows over the spillway shown in this photo.  Video taken at the same time is available online

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Attribution: Water Resources
April 14, 2011

Modeling-the Ninth Art

The art and science of SPARROW modeling. The steps of developing the SPARROW model. The other eight arts are: Architecture, Sculpture, Painting, Music, Poetry, Dance, Theater and Cinema.

Attribution: Water Resources
April 14, 2011

We've Got a Model-Why do we need Data?

Anne Hoos and Ana Garcia discuss why data is important for the USGS nutrient loading model SPARROW.

Attribution: Water Resources
April 14, 2011

What is SPARROW?

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's SPARROW!. Anne Hoos and Ana Garcia define the USGS nutrient-loading model SPARROW that has been developed for the Southeast U.S.

Attribution: Water Resources
April 14, 2011

SPARROW Modeling in the Southeast U.S.

Anne Hoos and Ana Garcia discuss why data is important for the USGS nutrient loading model SPARROW.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Looking North of Grand Forks
April 14, 2011

Looking North of Grand Forks

This picture was taken from a airplane flying out of Grand Forks on April 14, 2011. Looking north from Grand Forks, ND. You can see flooded I-29 and the isolated town of Oslo, MN.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Looking North of Grand Forks
April 14, 2011

Looking North of Grand Forks

This picture was taken from a airplane flying out of Grand Forks on April 14, 2011. Looking north from Grand Forks, ND. You can see flooded I-29 and the isolated town of Oslo, MN.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Looking North at Olso, MN
April 14, 2011

Looking North at Olso, MN

This picture was taken from a airplane flying out of Grand Forks on April 14, 2011. Looking north at Oslo, MN.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: James River above Arrowwood Lake
April 13, 2011

James River above Arrowwood Lake

James River above Arrowwood Lake near Kensal, North Dakota on April 13. James River had a streamflow of 6,550 cubic feet per second and stage of 13.84 feet.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Flooding of James River above Arrowwood Lake
April 13, 2011

Flooding of James River above Arrowwood Lake

James River above Arrowwood Lake near Kensal, North Dakota flooding on April 13. James River had a streamflow of 6,550 cubic feet per second and stage of 13.84 feet.