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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Photo of Sandhills Lake
June 25, 2005

Wetlands in the Sandhills of Nebraska

Wetlands in the Nebraska Sandhills typically are at the groundwater and surface water interface. You are essentially seeing the groundwater level in the area. 

Installation of a gaging station at the Smith River near Eden, Montana
February 20, 2005

Installation of a gaging station at the Smith River near Eden, Montana

Installation of a gaging station at the Smith River near Eden, Montana

December 31, 2004

2004 Tsunami

A video on USGS EROS monitoring of the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami.
 

diatom
March 31, 2004

Diatom in Yellowstone Lake Spire

Diatom in spire from floor of Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park.

lake spire material
March 31, 2004

Yellowstone Lake Spire

Spires from the floor of Yellowstone Lake appear to be composed of diatoms and silicified bacteria.

lake spire material
March 31, 2004

Yellowstone Lake Spire

Spires from the floor of Yellowstone Lake appear to be composed of diatoms and silicified bacteria.

lake spire material
March 31, 2004

Yellowstone Lake Spire

Spires from the floor of Yellowstone Lake appear to be composed of diatoms and silicified bacteria.

unfinished bridge
December 31, 2003

Unfinished Bridge at Lecompton

Kansas River at Lecompton, Kansas, following the 1951 flood (reproduced from McCrae, 1954).

map of western U.S.showing sagebrush-dominated ecoregions
March 15, 2003

Sagebrush-dominated ecoregions

Sagebrush-dominated ecoregions in the western United States (sagebrush cover types shown in various shades of yellow, pink, and blue-grey).

December 31, 2002

Featured Films and Shorts

A video about the 30th Anniversary of USGS Landsat.