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Jim Lake Drawdown Channel Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge
Jim Lake Drawdown Channel Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge
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Title: Jim Lake Drawdown Channel Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge

Description: Jim Lake drawdown channel, looking south. Photograph from Humpback Road. The downstream Jamestown Reservoir was filled in 1965 and backed water onto the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge, preventing ideal management in most years. Artificial water features subsequently constructed on the refuge allow managers to manipulate water levels to better manage habitat for wildlife needs.

Location: Pingree, ND, USA

Date Taken: Jun 21 2008

Photographer: Karen R. Ryberg
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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


More information is available in USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5017, Summary and Analysis of Water-Quality Data for the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge, East-Central North Dakota, 1987–2004,

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Resolution: 300 dpi

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