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Hydrologists map swaths of the North Overton chute floor

July 1, 2011 | 4:51 p.m. CDT
Using a multibeam echosounder, U.S. Geological Survey Supervisory Research Hydrologist Robb Jacobson and Hydrologist Carrie Elliott map swaths of the North Overton chute floor on Friday. Jacobson and Elliott also record velocity rates along chutes and the Missouri River to determine whether designated floodplains can help reduce flooding in other areas.

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