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iSGTW Image of the Week - Modeling Columbia River Water Flow

Image of the Week - Modeling Columbia River Water Flow


Image courtesy of Amit Chourasia, San Diego Supercomputer Center; Data Credits: Tim Barnett and David Pierce et. al., Scripps Institute of Ocenaography, UCSD

To predict the impact of climate change on fresh water resources, scientists at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are using TeraGrid resources to simulate water flow in the Columbia River.

This image is part of an animation representing flow volume from 1980-1999.

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