USGS - science for a changing world

USGS Multimedia Gallery

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Social Media

:
Multimedia Gallery Home | Photos

Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon
Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon
Thumbnail Medium Original

Details

Title: Preparing Research Boats to Track Tagged Pallid Sturgeon

Description:

Biologist, Dave Combs prepares a tracking boat (foreground) and a DIDSON survey boat (background) to search the Yellowstone River for tagged pallid sturgeon, Near Fairview, Montana.  Pallid sturgeon in Montana are tagged with radio telemetry transmitters that are detected with large antennas mounted the boats.

Location: Fairview , MT, USA

Date Taken: 06/22/2012

Photographer: Aaron DeLonay
Photographer Email: adelonay@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: USGS


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.

Source:

File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 1.72 MB
Dimensions: 1920 x 1275
Resolution: 72 dpi

Suggest an update to the information/tags?

Sturgeon (Set) RSS Media RSS Adult Female Pallid Sturgeon Sorting Samples
In: Biology collection

Tags: CSRP Pallid Sturgeon sturgeonresearchproject

 

 

Browse More: Photo Collections | Photo Sets

 

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://www.usgs.gov/photos/default.asp?p=07_09_2012_yDTg83Jvv5_07_09_2012_0
Page Contact Information: Image Gallery Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Thursday, May 22, 2014