Water Resources

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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USGS LSPIV and Photogrametry Drones
May 1, 2019

USGS LSPIV and Photogrametry Drones

(Left) Frank Engel of the hydrologic remote sensing branch prepares the DJI Mavic Pro quadcopter , while Sean Andrews and Jeff Kinsey of the New England WSC observe. The Mavic was used for Large Scale Particle Image Velocimetry (LSPIV). High quality video was collected to determine the velocity and quantity of the water with

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Attribution: Water Resources
USGS Water Science Center Personnel Conducting Measurements
May 1, 2019

USGS Water Science Center Personnel Conducting Measurements

(Above) New England Water Science Center and Virginia - West Virginia Water Science Center personnel collected measurements use GPS surveying equipment and ADCP to collect ground-truth data and quality assure non-contact data (above left Tom and Andy Massey; above right Andy Massey and Jeff Kinsey; lower left Russ Lotspeich on shore and Jeff Kinsey and Sean Andrews on the

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Attribution: Water Resources
Aerial photo taken by drone of the Androscoggin river, Maine
May 1, 2019

Aerial photo taken by drone of the Androscoggin river, Maine

Aerial photo taken by drone of the Androscoggin river, Maine

Attribution: Water Resources
Pilot, Co-pilot, and USGS Co-worker gather around a drone getting prepared for takeoff
April 30, 2019

USGS Pilot, Co-pilot, & employee gather to prepare a drone flight

Pilot Joe Adams, Co-pilot Sandy Brosnahan, and USGS scientist 

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Attribution: Water Resources
Blackwater River at Davis, West Virginia
April 27, 2019

USGS gaging station Blackwater River at Davis, West Virginia

Photograph of USGS Gaging station 03066000, Blackwater River at Davis, West Virginia. 

https://waterdata.usgs.gov/usa/nwis/uv?03066000

Attribution: Water Resources
IWAAs project map - Continental US overview
April 23, 2019

Project area map for Integrated Water Availability Assessments (IWAAs)

Project area map for the Integrated Water Availability Assessments (IWAAs), including the Mississippi Alluvial Plain pilot and projects using Cooperative Matching Funds.

Integrated Water Availability Assessments (IWAAs) project areas
April 23, 2019

Integrated Water Availability Assessments project areas, carousel

Map of Integrated Water Availability Assessments (IWAAs) project areas scaled for a carousel image, including the Mississippi Alluvial Plan (MAP) pilot and projects utilizing Cooperative Matching Funds (CMF).

photo of USGS gage number 05051522, Red River of The North at Hickson, ND.
April 10, 2019

USGS gage 05051522, Red River of The North at Hickson, ND

USGS gage number 05051522, Red River of The North at Hickson, ND. This gage is managed by the Dakota Water Science Center.

Attribution: Water Resources
Measuring floodwater in Fargo, ND
April 7, 2019

Measuring floodwater in Fargo, ND

A USGS crew measures flooding on the Red River in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. The orange instrument is an acoustic Doppler current profiler, which is used to measure streamflow as it's pulled across the water.