Unified Interior Regions

Region 5: Missouri Basin

USGS Science Centers in the Missouri Basin Region

For more information on what each center is doing in the Missouri Basin, please follow the links below!

Wyoming - Montana Water Science Center

Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center

Kansas Water Science Center

Nebraska Water Science Center

Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

Dakota Water Science Center

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Image: Summer Day in North Dakota
June 15, 2009

Summer Day in North Dakota

A summer day in North Dakota on the Little Muddy River below Cow Creek near Williston.

Photo of scientist measuring groundwater levels at night.
April 3, 2009

Scientist measuring groundwater levels at during aquifer test study.

USGS Nebraska Water Science Center hydrologist, Greg Steele, collecting groundwater level measurements at night during an aquifer test.

Workers stand in bottom of deep snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana
February 26, 2009

Workers stand in bottom of deep snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana

Workers stand in bottom of deep snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana

Workers do avalanche stress test in snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana
February 26, 2009

Workers do avalanche stress test in snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana

Workers do avalanche stress test in snowpit at Noisy Basin, Montana

Field blank collection at snowpack-sampling site at Noisy Basin, Montana
February 26, 2009

Field blank collection at snowpack-sampling site at Noisy Basin, Monta

Field blank collection at snowpack-sampling site at Noisy Basin, Montana

Location of Smith River watershed, Montana
December 31, 2008

Location of Smith River watershed, Montana

Location of Smith River watershed, Montana

USGS
December 28, 2008

Introduction to Nebraskast

Bob Swanson, the USGS Nebraska Water Science Center's Director, introduces you to the Nebraskast podcast series

Cheney algal bloom
September 26, 2008

Cheney algal bloom

Algae bloom near Cheney Reservoir Dam, Kansas.

Cheney Res water samples
September 26, 2008

Cheney Res water samples

Discrete samples collected from a near-shore accumulation of cyanobacteria (left) and an open-water area (right) in Cheney Reservoir, Kansas.

September 16, 2008

Status of Grizzly Bears in Northwest Montana

The size and distribution of grizzly bear populations in northwest Montana has just been released by the USGS, so research biologist Kate Kendall bring us up to speed on the findings.

Drilling a 940 foot deep test well near White Sulphur Springs, Montana
September 12, 2008

Drilling a 940 foot deep test well near White Sulphur Springs, Montana

Drilling a 940 foot deep test well near White Sulphur Springs, Montana

Image: Meandering Stream on the North Dakota Plains
September 2, 2008

Meandering Stream on the North Dakota Plains

A meandering stream that was a possible biomonitoring site for a USGS project in North Dakota.