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Happy Cows in Happy Flowers
Cattle in California rangelands, Coyote Ridge, Santa Clara Valley, Calif....
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Happy Cows in Happy Flowers
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Location: San Jose , CA, USA
Monitoring Groundwater Quality in Colorado
Jennifer Beck, a USGS hydrologist (2003), checks the water quality of the underlying aquifer at a test well in Adams County, Colorado.      ...
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Monitoring Groundwater Quality in Colorado
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Location: , Colorado, USA
Well in Brunswick,
Well, Brunswick, GA; Welby Stayton installing groundwater monitoring equipment in a flowing well....
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Well in Brunswick,
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Location: Brunswick, GA, USA
Earth Science Day outreach in Rapid City, SD, 2014
USGS student hydrologist Bill Eldridge demonstrates an interactive groundwater model to kids attending the Earth Science Day event on October 12, 2014, at the Journey Museum in Rapid City, SD....
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Earth Science Day outreach in Rapid City, SD, 2014
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Location: Rapid City, SD, USA
Bakken Oil Well
Oil-well pads dotting the landscape of typical badland topography. Thousands of new wells are drilled into the Bakken and Three Forks annually, making this one of the most productive plays in the Nation....
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Bakken Oil Well
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Location: Jordan, MT, USA
Hell Creek
The Hell Creek and underlying Fox Hills Formations are present at the land surface along the margins of the Williston Basin, but otherwise are the deepest bedrock aquifers that are commonly used in the basin....
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Hell Creek
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Location: Jordan, MT, USA
Measuring Absolute Gravity on Top of Terry Peak, SD
USGS researchers made microgravity measurements to determine groundwater-storage changes in the karstic Madison aquifer in the Black Hills of South Dakota during 2009-12. The absolute-gravity measurement was made at a station located on top of Terry Peak in the northern Black Hills....
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Measuring Absolute Gravity on Top of Terry Peak, SD
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Location: Deadwood, SD, USA
Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills of South Dakota
Microgravity measurements were collected to determine groundwater-storage changes in the karstic Madison aquifer in the Black Hills of South Dakota during 2009-12. This relative-gravity measurement was made in the Doty focus area to the northwest of Rapid City, SD....
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Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills of South Dakota
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Location: Rapid City, SD, 57702
Drilling Operations for Municipal Well in Rapid City, SD
Drilling operations for a Rapid City municipal well in the Madison aquifer in 2002....
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Drilling Operations for Municipal Well in Rapid City, SD
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Location: Rapid City, SD, USA
Leveling Gravimeter in Black Hills, SD
Leveling the lower unit of the absolute gravimeter at a base station in the Doty focus area to the northwest of Rapid City, SD. Microgravity measurements were collected to determine groundwater-storage changes in the karstic Madison aquifer in the Black Hills of South Dakota during 2009-12....
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Leveling Gravimeter in Black Hills, SD
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Location: Rapid City, SD, USA
Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills, SD
Measurement with the absolute gravimeter at a base station in the Doty focus area to the northwest of Rapid City, SD. Microgravity measurements were collected to determine groundwater-storage changes in the karstic Madison aquifer in the Black Hills of South Dakota during 2009-12....
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Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills, SD
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Location: Rapid City, SD, USA
Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills, SD
Measurement with the relative gravimeter at an absolute-gravity station on an outcrop of Precambrian rocks. Microgravity measurements were collected to determine groundwater-storage changes in the karstic Madison aquifer in the Black Hills of South Dakota during 2009-12....
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Microgravity Measurement in Black Hills, SD
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Location: Keystone, SD, USA
Desert Perchlorate Field Work
USGS scientists dig soil pits in Nevada's Amargosa Desert to study the distribution of natural perchlorate and to determine the atmospheric-soil-plant interactions that affected perchlorate's cycling in a terrestrial ecosystem. Amargosa Desert, Nevada ~17 km south of Beatty; ~20 km east of D...
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Desert Perchlorate Field Work
Latitude 36deg, 45min, 44.35sec N; Longitude=116deg, 40min, 48.01sec W....
Location: NV, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
USGS scientist Jeff Kennedy collecting data on aquifer storage using a gravity meter for Minute 319 studies.    ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
USGS scientist Jamie Macy tracks the time-of-arrival of the pulse flow on March 24. ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
USGS scientist Tom Porter installs a pressure transducer for automated water level monitoring.  ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
A well is installed to monitor groundwater levels by USGS scientist Fletcher Brinkerhoff.  ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
USGS scientist Jeff Kennedy prepares to measure the change in gravity caused by changing aquifer storage for Minute 319 studies.   ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
USGS scientist Steve Grant and Colin Kikuchi install a monitoring well to measure groundwater levels for Minute 319 studies.   ...
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Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border
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Location: Yuma, AZ, USA
Kati Bednar
Kati Bednar’s high school chemistry teacher encouraged her to look into the USGS, which has since led to a burgeoning science career as a Student Trainee Hydrologist.  She is currently a full-time geology and geography student planning to graduate this year with her B.S. in geology and ce...
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Kati Bednar
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Location: Reston, VA, USA

 

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