Drones begin to test Western waters

Drones begin to test Western waters

News Type: State, Regional, Federal Source: Mountain West News
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The U.S. Geological Survey keeps track of how much water flows through rivers and streams across the country to help plan for shortages — or at the other extreme — brace for floods. But there are more waterways than the agency is able to track, so recently they added a new tool that will not only help them cover more ground, but also help them learn more about this precious resource — all without ever touching a drop.