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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: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 20, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

This trailer was moved and damaged by flood waters during the Hermosa flood. A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD. Low-lying areas in the southern and southeaster parts of Hermosa were inundated by flooding along Battle Creek.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

Water standing in low-lying areas on the flood plain of Battle Creek on August 19, 2007. A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD. Several raods in the Hermosa area were damaged by the flood.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

These homes in the Hermosa, SD, area were moved from their foundations during the August 17, 2007, flood. A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

Standing water in the Hermosa area on August 19, 2007. More than 10 inches of rain in 3 hours were reported during the system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, that caused flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

The railroad grade near Hermosa was breached during the August 17, 2007, storm that caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

Several homes were damaged during a system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, that caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

Utility pole near Hermosa, SD, was bent during a system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, that caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota
August 19, 2007

Aftermath of 2007 Hermosa Flood, South Dakota

Flood debris along Highway 79 near Hermosa, SD, on August 19, 2007. A system of severe thunderstorms on August 17, 2007, caused heavy precipitation and flash flooding in and near Hermosa, SD.

Image: Algae Sampling in Rapid Creek near Rapid City, SD
May 9, 2007

Algae Sampling in Rapid Creek near Rapid City, SD

U.S. Geological Survey hydrologists preparing periphyton algae samples from rocks collected in Rapid Creek.

Measuring bridge scour on Clark Fork River near Superior, MT
April 4, 2007

Measuring bridge scour on Clark Fork River near Superior, MT

Measuring bridge scour on Clark Fork River near Superior, MT (April 4, 2007)