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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Image: Spiking a Quality Control Sample with MTBE

Spiking a Quality Control Sample with MTBE

A scientist creates a quality control sample for a study of MTBE, (methyl tert-butyl ether) a fuel oxygenate used in gasoline.

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS
October 18, 2018

Illustrator map template for SIMs - Portrait (updated 1/10/14, 79 MB,

Template file for preparing a FIM report - Adobe Illustrator map template for SIMS - Portrait (updated 1/10/14, 79 MB, Adobe Illustrator)

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS
April 6, 2019

Water Resources Mission Area: 2019 budget language reference (pdf)

This document is a intended to be a one-stop-shop for all Water Resources Mission Area (WMA) budget language and reference documents for the 2019 fiscal year. Included is a summary and an excerpt of the WMA language in the reports released with the Final Enacted Bill. House and Senate Marks are also provided. In addition, a summary of the President’s Budget Request and

Image: End of Dry Season

End of Dry Season

Dead molluscs and raccoon tracks are concentrated in cracks in mud in the substrate of a dried-down tidal pond.  Increased frequency and duration of droughts are predicted by some climate models.

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS
April 6, 2020

Estimating SSC using downlooking ADCPs: Missouri River example

Estimating SSC using downlooking ADCPs: Missouri River example

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Potomac River

Potomac River

Stream flowing into the Potomac River in Whites Ferry, Virginia.

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS
August 28, 2018

Flood Inundation Types Science Overview

Presentation on flood inundation types by Marie Peppler, USGS.

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS
June 29, 2018

USGS 2007 Highway Program

USGS 2007 Transportation Research Board Highway Program

The USGS is committed to and is making every possible effort to ensure that all electronic and information technology developed, procured, maintained, or used by the USGS is accessible to people with disabilities, including both our employees and the customers we serve. We are in the process of upgrading our

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Measuring the Morning Mist

Measuring the Morning Mist

Sunrise on an evapotranspiration-monitoring site in a riparian grassland along the Platte River, Nebraska on September 25, 2007.

Attribution: Water Resources
Image: Little Missouri River at Medora ND Comparison

Little Missouri River at Medora ND Comparison

The Little Missouri River at Medora, North Dakota. Top photo taken by a USGS personnel in March of 1972, while the Little Missouri River was flooding the camp sites at Medora, ND. The bottom photo was taken by USGS Colton Rupp on May 24, 2011, with a discharge of 32,000 cfs and a gage height of 19.42 feet.

Attribution: Water Resources