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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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Photo of Sugar Creek
June 29, 2020

Sugar Creek, near New Palestine, Indiana

Sugar Creek, near New Palestine, Indiana. Sugar Creek is part of a long-term USGS stream monitoring project, and was one of 72 U.S. streams and rivers investigated for pesticide occurrence. On average, 26 pesticides were detected in samples collected from Sugar Creek during 2013–17; 16 of the 122 samples collected at this site had a Pesticide Toxicity Index score that

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Brad Huffman at the historic Cataloochee Creek near Cataloochee, NC Stream gage 03460000
June 25, 2020

Brad Huffman at the historic Cataloochee Creek near Cataloochee, NC

Brad Huffman (SAWSC) holds the level rod during an annual set of levels at the historic Cataloochee Creek near Cataloochee, NC Stream gage 03460000 in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Attribution: Water Resources
Liam Schenk (USGS Oregon) holding a sediment core collected from the bottom of Iron Gate Reservoir, Klamath River, CA
June 16, 2020

Liam Schenk (USGS Oregon) holding a sediment core

Liam Schenk (USGS Oregon) holding a sediment core collected from the bottom of Iron Gate Reservoir, Klamath River, CA.

Attribution: Water Resources
USGS employee collects data for the Lake Tahoe Nearshore Nutrient Source Identification Project.
June 2, 2020

USGS employee collects data for Lake Tahoe Nutrient Source project

 

A USGS employee collecting data for the Lake Tahoe Nearshore Nutrient Source Identification Project. Staff collect water quality samples for stable isotope analysis (phosphorus

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Attribution: Water Resources
Cody Lanpher making a high flow measurement during a snow melt event on the Gallatin River near Gallatin Gateway, MT.
June 1, 2020

USGS employee making a high flow measurement during a snow melt event

Cody Lanpher making a high flow measurement during a snow melt event on the Gallatin River near Gallatin Gateway, MT.

Attribution: Water Resources
Installing a rapid deployment gage, MI
May 20, 2020

USGS crews install a rapid deployment gage, Midland, MI

A USGS hydrologic technician finishes installation of a rapid-deployment streamgage at Gordonville Road on the Tittabawassee River in Midland, Michigan. A USGS crew in the distance makes streamflow measurements using a boat-mounted acoustic Doppler current profiler. The USGS responded to major flooding at some locations in lower

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Submerged equipment during Michigan flooding
May 19, 2020

Submerged equipment during Michigan flooding

This image shows a GLRI nutrient sampler submerged during major flooding on the Rifle River, Michigan, in May 2020. This site is near the Rifle River Near Sterling USGS streamgage.

East Canyon Creek near Morgan, UT (10134500) gage house and sharp crested weir control taken on May 19, 2020.
May 19, 2020

East Canyon Creek near Morgan, UT (10134500) gage house

East Canyon Creek near Morgan, UT (10134500) gage house and sharp crested weir control taken on May 19, 2020. This gage has cooperator funding by the Utah Department of Natural Resources - Division of Water Rights. 

Attribution: Water Resources
Depth-averaged currents and distribution of near-surface specific conductance in coastal Lake Erie, OH
May 12, 2020

Depth-avg currents & distribution of near-surface specific conductance

Depth-averaged currents and distribution of near-surface specific conductance in coastal Lake Erie in the vicinity of Villa Angela Beach and Euclid Creek, Ohio on September 11, 2012 Produced in VMT using data from a TRDI 600 KHz Rio Grande ADCP and supplementary specific conductance data from an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) that completed a simulataeous three-

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Attribution: Water Resources
Depth-averaged velocity & primary & secondary velocities of River
May 12, 2020

Depth-averaged velocity & primary & secondary velocities of River

Depth-averaged velocity and primary and secondary velocities (Rozovskii definition) in the confluence of the White and Wabash Rivers along the Illinois and Indiana border, January 12, 2008. Produced in VMT using data from a TRDI 1200 KHz Rio Grande ADCP and additional formatting using Adobe Illustrator.

Attribution: Water Resources