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TitleDischarge flume
DescriptionOne way to get an accurate measurement of surface water discharge is to force all the surface flow through a flume. This flume is measuring discharge from a tile being used to drain excess water out of the soils in an agricultural field in central Iowa.
LocationUSA ▹ Iowa ▹ Story. Near Ames. About 2 miles west of Ames.
PhotographerEric Brevik. 1997.
Key wordswater resources, fluvial, surface water
Tech details760 KB. 35mm, 200 ASA, print film.
GeoDIL number2957