Organization
Organization #7

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Description

None

Personnel

#582 Lisamarie Windham-Myers → Title goes here
#586 James Cloern → Title goes here
#629 Russell Perry → Title goes here
#637 Noah Knowles → Title goes here
#641 Tamara Kraus → Title goes here
#660 Judy Drexler → Title goes here
#704 Frederick Feyrer → Title goes here
#711 Susan De La Cruz → Title goes here
#730 Brian Bergamaschi → Title goes here
#740 Megan Young → Title goes here
#759 Keith Bouma-Gregson → Title goes here
#775 Tara Schraga → Title goes here
#793 Keith Pardieck → Title goes here
#795 Paul Work → Title goes here
#819 Gary Rowe → Title goes here
#839 Pete Van → Title goes here
#840 Amanda Egler → Title goes here

Science activities led

#22 Operation Baseline: Development of a Science Plan for the Sacramento Regional Sanitation District's Plant Upgrade →
#25 Operation Baseline Project 2A1: USGS Pilot Studies →
#26 Operation Baseline Project 2A2: USGS Pilot Studies - Isotopes →
#45 Quantifying the contribution of tidal flow variation to survival of juvenile Chinook salmon →
#47 Assessing Sediment Nutrient Storage and Release in the Delta: Linking Benthic Nutrient Cycling to Resotration, Aquatic Vegetation, Phytoplankton Productivity, and Harmful Algal Blooms →
#139 Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Program (GAMA) →
#196 Groundwater Quality Trends Monitoring →
#347 North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) →
#380 Continuous Monitoring of Water Quality & Suspended-Sediment Transport (Bay-Delta) →
#400 Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay →
#408 National Strong Motion Project (NSMP) →
#422 National Water Use Science Project (NWUSP) →
#481 Water Quality Data for California →
#495 Water Quality of San Francisco Bay →
#507 San Francisco Bay Bathymetry →
#517 Water Quality in the Nation's Stream and Rivers →
#534 Berkeley Seismology Lab Geophysical Networks →
#554 Streamflow Monitoring →

Science activities contributed to

#8 Reevaluating ecosystem functioning and carbon storage potential of a coastal wetland through integration of lateral and vertical carbon flux estimates →
#12 Do light, nutrient, and salinity interactions drive the “bad Suisun” phenomenon? A physiological assessment of biological hotspots in the San Francisco Bay-Delta →
#14 Simulating methylmercury production and transport at the sediment-water interface to improve the water quality in the Delta →
#61 Tidal Wetland Restoration in the Bay-Delta Region: Developing Tools to Measure Carbon Sequestration, Subsidence Reversal, and Climate Resiliance 2021 →
#67 Evaluating Juvenile Salmonid Behavioral Responses to Hydrodynamic Conditions in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta →
#74 An Evaluation of Sublethal and Latent Pyrethroid Toxicity Across a Salinity Gradient in Two Delta Fish Species →
#87 Delta Landscapes Primary Production Project →
#114 Wetland carbon sequestration and impacts of climate change →
#116 Environmental geochemistry and tidal wetland support of pelagic food webs →
#124 Changes in and controls on biogeochemistry in the SF Bay-Delta →
#139 Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Program (GAMA) →
#142 Mineral Resources Program →
#357 Water Tracker →
#359 Surface Water Protection Program →
#366 Multibeam Delta Bathymetry Surveys →
#431 California Rice Commission (CA Rice) Groundwater Monitoring →
#434 Central Valley Enhanced Acoustic Tagging Project →
#443 Seismic Hazards Program →
#463 Contra Costa Water District Source Water Monitoring →
#478 Groundwater Monitoring →
#537 Regional Geologic Mapping Program (RGMP) →
#555 Water Quality Exchange (WQX) →
#568 Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Program →

Associated science topics

Nitrogen / ammonia, Floating, Submerged, Open water, Wetlands, Algae, Other discharge contaminants, Wastewater discharge, Water operations / exports, Food webs, Phytoplankton, Zooplankton, Phytoplankton, Harmful algal blooms (HAB), Aquatic vegetation, Benthic, Groundwater, Salinity, Hg and methyl mercury, Hydrocarbons / polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH), Flame retardants, Endocrine disruptors, Lead, Arsenic, Selenium, Constituent of emerging concern (CEC), Nitrogen / ammonia, Conductivity, Habitat, Fecal coliform / E. coli, Mudflats, Intertidal / transition zones, Above-highwater refugia, Main channels, Sloughs, Backwater, Seasonally flooded, Managed ponds, Riparian wildlife, Forests, Non-forested vegetation, Delta islands, Pacific flyway, Waterfowl, Shorebirds, Gulls, Saltwater / freshwater marshes, Birds, Non-resident / overwintering birds, Water operations / exports, Water storage, Water conveyance / infrastructure, Surface water / flow, Stage, Velocity, Suspended sediment, Bedload, Deposition, Erosion, Chemistry, Toxicity, Water temperature, Dissolved oxygen, Turbidity, Water use / demand, Water intakes, fish screens & passage, Stage, Solar irradiance, Phosphorous, Carbon, Chlorophyll A / B, Copper, Land elevation, Subsidence, Sea level rise, Seismicity, Surface water / flow, Groundwater, Water temperature, pH, Solar irradiance, Flood, Land elevation, Wastewater discharge, Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB), Cadmium, Zinc, Insecticides, Rodenticides, Herbicides, Fungicides, Microplastics, Benthos, Insects, Mollusks, Crustaceans, Fish, Invertebrates, Direction, Flood, Stormwater runoff / drainage

Products and outputs

Type Title Description
Link Delta Science Fellow 2018: Reevaluating ecosystem functioning and carbon storage potential of a coastal wetland through integration of lateral and vertical carbon flux estimates A one-page project overview that states the goal(s
Link Do light, nutrient, and salinity interactions drive the “bad Suisun” phenomenon? Delta Science Fellow 2018: A physiological assessment of biological hotspots in the San Francisco Bay-Delta A one-page project overview that states the goal(s
Link Delta Science Fellow 2018: Simulating methylmercury production and transport at the sediment-water interface to improve the water quality in the Delta A one-page project overview that states the goal(s
Link Tidal Wetland Restoration in the Bay-Delta Region: Developing Tools to Measure Carbon Sequestration, Subsidence Reversal, and Climate Resilience 2021 screenshot of a web-based summary of the project
Link Assessing Sediment Nutrient Storage and Release in the Delta: Linking Benthic Nutrient Cycling to Resotration, Aquatic Vegetation, Phytoplankton Productivity, and Harmful Algal Blooms screenshot of a web-based summary of the project
Link Tidal Wetland Restoration in the Bay-Delta Region: Developing Tools to Measure Carbon Sequestration, Subsidence Reversal, and Climate Resiliance 2021 screenshot of a web-based summary of the project
Link Evaluating Juvenile Salmonid Behavioral Responses to Hydrodynamic Conditions in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta screenshot of a web-based summary of the project
Link An Evaluation of Sublethal and Latent Pyrethroid Toxicity Across a Salinity Gradient in Two Delta Fish Species screenshot of a web-based summary of the project
Link Delta Landscapes Primary Production Project Website Project webpage for the Delta Landscapes Primary P
Link Project summary: Wetland carbon sequestration and impacts of climate change Project summary website
Link Project summary: Environmental geochemistry and tidal wetland support of pelagic food webs Project summary website
Link Project summary: Changes in and controls on biogeochemistry in the SF Bay-Delta Project summary website
Link Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Program (GAMA) webpage The Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment
Link Guidelines and Standard Procedures for High-Frequency Groundwater-Quality Monitoring Stations A USGS Techniques and Methods report (1-D7) on USG
Link Assembly Bill No. 599 The Groundwater Quality Monitoring Act of 2001. AB
Report A Comprehensive Groundwater Quality Monitoring Program For California This report, requested by the Legislature in its p
Link Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Program (GAMA) contact Email: GAMA@waterboards.ca.gov_x000D_ Telephone: (
Link Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Program (GAMA) study locations o-line tool On-line, interactive tool to locate areas in the s
Report CGS Publications Database Repository for reports published by the California
Report California’s Non-Fuel Mineral Production Reports The annual summaries provide information on non-fu
Link Design of Geologic Maps The California Geological Survey (CGS) has the res
Link National Water Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA) Webpage In 1991, Congress established the National Water-Q
Data Decadal Change in Groundwater Quality Mapping Tool About 140 million people—almost one-half of
Link NAWQA - Groundwater main webpage As part of the National Water Quality Program (NWQ
Link NAWQA - Short-term trends in Groundwater As part of the National Water Quality Program, USG
Link North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) website URL for the North American Breeding Bird Survey (B
Link North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) Fact Sheet Fact Sheet for the BBS. The document includes det
Link On the Road Again for a Bird Survey that Counts Article from Birding, vol 42, No. 4, July 2010 tha
Link North American Breeding Bird Survey Raw Data URL to access data from the BBS
Link North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) Methodology Training website URL for the training website for BBS that includes
Link Water Tracker website Main URL for Point Blue's Water Tracker
Link Water Tracker Background and Methods website URL for Water Tracker's Background and Methods
Link Water Tracker Quality Control Quality control. Because errors can occur while do
Link Surface Water Program Database (SURF) Metadata Web links to metadata for the samples in SURF that
Link Surface Water Protection Program protocols URL where multiple protocol documents can be locat
Link Surface Water Protection Program Field Sampling Methods Standard Operating Procedures URL for the field sampling methodology.
Link Surface Water Protection Program Laboratory Method and Data Analysis (METH and DATA) SOPs URL for the documentation for Laboratory Method a
Link Surface Water Protection Program Analytical Methods URL for documentation of the Analytical Methods us
Link Surface Water Protection Program QA/QC Standard Operating Procedures URL for the Quality Assurance/Quality Control docu
Link CA Department of Pesticide Regulation Surface Water Protection Program Website Website for CDPR Surface Water Protection Program
Data Delta Bathymetry Catalog This app allows users to access all of DWR's multi
Data San Francisco Bay-Delta 10-m bathymetric/topographic digital elevation model(DEM) A high-resolution (10-meter per pixel) digital ele
Link Bay Delta Live Portal Bay-Delta Live is a collaborative community of int
Data California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) The California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) install
Link Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) Data Management Plan: Discrete Water Quality Since 1975, the Interagency Ecological Program's (
Report Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) historical perspective As new programs and constraints are developed to c
Data USGS National Water Information System (NWIS) - Water Data for the Nation Data portal that provides access to water-resource
Link USGS Measuring Suspended-sediments and Water Quality (methods) Overview of how Suspended-sediment and Suspended-s
Link USGS Continuous Water Quality Monitoring (Bay-Delta) - General information Overview of the Continuous Monitoring of Water Qua
Link Techniques and Methods Publications Portal (USGS) This webpage links users to all of the "Techniques
Link Guidelines and standard procedures for continuous water-quality monitors Guidelines and standard procedures for continuous
Link Interagency Ecological Program (IEP) 2019 Work Plan and Funding This Work Plan reflects the annually‐planned
Report Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay 2018 Detailed Workplan and Budget 2018 documentation of the Regional Monitoring Prog
Link Field Operations Manual for the Regional Monitoring Program - Sediment This Field Operations Manual (FOM) of the Regional
Report Quality Assurance Program PlanforThe Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco To address the management questions posed, the RMP
Link Regional Monitoring Program Sampling Schedule 2014-2027 Schedule of which pesticide constituents or sampli
Link Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in San Francisco Bay website Home URL for the Regional Monitoring Program
Report Regional Monitoring Program Multi-year Plan 2019 Annual Update The purpose of this document is to guide e
Report Guidelines and Procedures for Computing Time-Series Suspended-Sediment Concentrations and Loads from Details of USGS field turbidity measurements and c
Link San Francisco Bay Basin (Region 2) Water Quality Control Plan (Basin Plan) 2017 This Basin Plan contains water quality regulations
Data Center for Engineering Strong Motion Data (CESMD) Database for seismology-related data. Processed da
Link Consortium of Organizations for Strong Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS) Standards Established in 1997, the Consortium of Organizatio
Link Techniques and Methods Publications Portal (USGS) This webpage links users to all of the "Techniques
Link PRISM Software—Processing and Review Interface for Strong-Motion Data Rapidly available and accurate ground-motion accel
Data Locations of Delta Stations (KML) Shows some of the locations of the NSMP monitoring
Data Locations of Delta Stations (Excel) This excel file shows the locations of the NSMP's
Link Techniques and Methods Publications Portal (USGS) This webpage links users to all of the "Techniques
Data USGS National Water Information System (NWIS) - Water Use Data for the Nation The USGS's National Water Use Information Program
Report Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2015 This report, “Estimated use of water in the
Link Guidelines for preparation of State water-use estimates for 2015 The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has estimated th
Link Waste Discharge Requirements General Order (Order R5-2014-0029) This Order serves as general waste discharge requi
Link CA Rice Submittals & Reviews Website The Central Valley Water Board adopted Waste Disch
Link CA Rice QAPP CA Rice Quality Assurance Project Plan
Report Rice-Specific Groundwater Assessment Report Report pdf link: https://www.waterboards.ca.gov/ce
Link Groundwater Trend Monitoring Workplan and Data Gap Assessment Plan 2016 Per the Order, this document includes a Groundwate
Link CalFish Track Website The CalFish Track website provides helpful overvie
Report Delta Operations for Salmonids and Sturgeon (DOSS) Technical Working Group - Annual Report WY2018 Brief description of Central Valley Enhanced Acous
Data CGS Information Warehouse Houses information and data (interactive maps with
Link Seismic Hazards Program main website The main website for the program provides users wi
Report Seismic Hazard Zone Report For The Honker Bay: 7.5-Minute Quadrangle (2019) This document provides an overview of how the map
Data California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) The California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) install
Report Summary of Current Water Quality Monitoring Programs in the Delta This report is a first step in organizing availabl
Data Contra Costa Water District (map) outlines the Contra Costa Water District where mon
Report Annual Water Quality Reports Annual reports of water quality monitoring for dri
Data California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) The California Data Exchange Center (CDEC) install
Link Groundwater Monitoring (SJRRP) Groundwater data help the SJRRP determine allowabl
Link Seepage Management Plan (SMP) 2014 This Seepage Management Plan (SMP) for the San Joa
Link SMP: Appendix E Monitoring Network This appendix describes a monitoring plan for meas
Link SMP: Appendix L Seepage Project Handbook The Seepage Project Handbook (SPH) establishes the
Data Map of USGS Water Quality monitoring stations USGS provides an interactive map of all of its wat
Data USGS Water Quality Data for California Clicking "Current Conditions" will provide users w
Report Summary of Current Water Quality Monitoring Programs in the Delta This report is a first step in organizing availabl
Link Techniques and Methods Publications Portal (USGS) This webpage links users to all of the "Techniques
Link Design, Analysis, and Interpretation of Field Quality Control Data for Water-Sampling Projects A USGS Techniques and Methods report (4-C4) on the
Link National Field Manual for the Collection of Water-Quality Data This USGS Techniques and Methods (Techniques and M
Link Water Quality Portal (WQP) The Water Quality Portal (WQP) is the mechanism fo
Report Water quality measurements in San Francisco Bay (USGS) 1969–2015 The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) maintains a plac
Data USGS Water Quality of San Francisco Bay (website) This website provides all the information on the U
Link Water Quality Portal (WQP) The Water Quality Portal (WQP) is the mechanism fo
Link Bay Area Regional Deformation Network (BARD) Website The BARD site links users to information about the
Report Sedimentation and Bathymetry Changes in Suisun Bay: 1867-1990 Understanding patterns of historical erosion and d
Report A New Seamless, High-Resolution Digital Elevation Model of the San Francisco Bay-Delta Estuary Climate change, sea-level rise, and human developm
Link Sediment Transport and Geomorphology Main Webpage (Archived in 2019) Links users to information about all of the USGS b
Link USGS Publications on San Francisco Bay An (archived) master repository of publications pe
Link Suisun Bay and Delta Bathymetry To improve hydrodynamic models of the complex mixi
Link National Water Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA) Webpage In 1991, Congress established the National Water-Q
Link Regional Stream Quality Assessment (RSQA) Webpage The Regional Stream Quality Assessment (RSQA) is a
Data Regional Stream Quality Assessment (RSQA) Online Mapping Tool Users can access an online mapping tool to compare
Data Regional Stream Quality Assessment (RSQA) Data Downloader Data can be downloaded for hundreds of chemical co
Link Regional Stream Quality Assessment (RSQA) California Factsheet A brief overview of the RSQA for the California re
Link Water Quality in the Nation's Streams and Rivers - main webpage The Nation's rivers and streams are a priceless re
Data NAWQA: Online water-quality tracking tool An online water-quality tracking tool shows graphs
Link Partners contributing water quality data The many partners contributing to the long-term wa
Data NAWQA: Water-Quality Changes in the Nation's Streams and Rivers - Trends Mapping Tool This mapper provides results from the largest-ever
Data Northern California Earthquake Data Center (NCEDC) - Data for BARD Houses the real-time data from the BARD network of
Data Bay Area Regional Deformation Network (BARD) Stations This site links users to the individual stations i
Link Bay Area Regional Deformation Network (BARD) Website The BARD site links users to information about the
Link Berkeley Seismology Lab Geophysical Networks (map) Links users to an interactive map of the monitorin
Link BDSN Overview website The Berkeley Digital Seismic Network (BDSN) is a r
Link Berkeley Borehole Network (BBN) Overview website The BSL operates a number of stations in the Bay A
Link Berkeley Seismology Lab website Standing nearly on top of the Hayward Fault, the B
Data CGS Preliminary Geologic Maps The California Geological Survey has compiled seve
Data CGS Information Warehouse Houses information and data (interactive maps with
Link Regional Geologic Mapping Program (RGMP) - main website This site provides a brief overview of the program
Report USGS Monitoring the Pulse of Our Nation's Rivers and Streams Brief report that summarizes the work USGS does in
Data NWS California Nevada River Forecast Center - River Data Agencies that collect and provide real-time hydrom
Data Dayflow This monitoring activity is used in CDWR's calcula
Link Techniques and Methods Publications Portal (USGS) This webpage links users to all of the "Techniques
Data US EPA's Central Data Exchange (CDX) the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Central
Link Water Quality Portal (WQP) The Water Quality Portal (WQP) is the mechanism fo
Link Water Quality Monitoring, Assessment and Reporting Guidelines (website) This website links users to several different user
Link Introduction to EPA's WQX (video) Outlines the function and usefulness of the WQX da
Data STORET-WQX Legacy Data Center The LDC (Legacy Data Center) contains historical w
Data USGS Online AIS Sighting Report Tool (NAS Database) A web-form allows users to submit biologic, geogra
Link USFWS Aquatic Invasive Species website The AIS Program provides funding for Aquatic Invas
Link The Fisheries Strategic Plan The Fisheries Strategic Plan was developed with he