Water Resources

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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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Large Public Supply Well in the Snake River Plain, USA
December 31, 2005

Large Public Supply Well in the Snake River Plain, USA

Large Public Supply Well in the Snake River Plain, USA. Photo from USGS circular 1359 " Groundwater Quality in the Columbia Plateau and Snake River Plain Basin-Fill and Basaltic-Rock Aquifers and the Hawaiian Volcanic-Rock Aquifers, Washington, Idaho, and Hawaii, 1993 - 2005"

Attribution: Water Resources
Hydrologist sampling for sediment and turbidity, Little Colorado River, Grand Canyon
December 31, 2005

Hydrologist sampling for sediment and turbidity, Little Colorado River

Here, a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) hydrographer is collecting a suspended-sediment water sample from the Little Colorado River, a kilometer upstream from the Little Colorado River, Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA. To gain knowledge of the suspended-sediment characteristics of the entire river (water quality can vary greatly across a river), suspended-sediment water samples

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Attribution: Water Resources
Installation of shallow water-table monitoring well
December 31, 2005

Installation of shallow water-table monitoring well

Installation of shallow water-table monitoring well from the USGS Circular 1357 "Water Quality in the Denver Basin Aquifer System, Colorado 2003-2005."

Attribution: Water Resources
Domestic well on the Arapahoe Aquifer
December 31, 2005

Domestic well on the Arapahoe Aquifer

Domestic well on the Arapahoe Aquifer from the USGS Circular 1357 "Water Quality in the Denver Basin Aquifer System, Colorado, 2003-2005."

Attribution: Water Resources
fog on a fall colored tree lined river
October 21, 2005

Early morning fog on Seneca River near Rte 89

Early morning fog on Seneca River near Rte 89 - index velocity gaging station in NY

photo of telemetry on a Queens College campus building rooftop
September 23, 2005

Telemetry Station

Telemetry station with rain gage on top of a Queens College campus building in the borough of Queens, New York City

August 22, 2005

Flood Measurement on Santa Cruz River (1993 and 2005)

Two historic flood measurements are made on the Santa Cruz River in Tucson, Arizona for the 1993 and 2005 floods.

photo of groundwater monitoring well on Long Island with cover off
June 9, 2005

Groundwater Monitoring Well Long Island, New York

Preparing to sample a groundwater monitoring well on Long Island, New York

Winter view of Houghton Lake, Michigan with pressure cracks in the ice
November 27, 2004

Houghton Lake Michigan frozen and cracked

West-side of Houghton Lake during winter when frozen showing pressure cracks in ice.

video thumbnail: Glenwood Canyon, Colorado: Interstate 70 Rockslide of November 25, 2004
November 24, 2004

Glenwood Canyon, Colorado: Interstate 70 Rockslide of November 25, 2004

The rockslide occurred about nine miles east of Glenwood Springs in Glenwood Canyon (Colorado) at 7:42 am, November 25, 2004, according officials from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT).

Glenwood Springs is about halfway between Vail and Grand Junction, Colorado. The rockslide caused the closure of  Interstate 70 for rock removal and repair, and

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Attribution: Water Resources
Roaring Spring on the McKenzie River, Oregon
July 6, 2004

Roaring Spring on the McKenzie River, Oregon

Roaring Spring on the McKenzie River, Oregon