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Media Advisory: USGS Measures Flooding in Phoenix
Released: 9/8/2014 4:31:49 PM

Contact Information:
U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
Office of Communications and Publishing
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr, MS 119
Reston, VA 20192
Kenneth Fossum 1-click interview
Phone: 602-697-7495

Jennifer LaVista 1-click interview
Phone: 303-202-4764

Reporters: Do you want to interview a USGS scientist as they measure flooding? Please contact Kenneth Fossum or Jennifer LaVista.

Scientists and technicians from the U.S. Geological Survey will be conducting field studies of high water flows from the recent heavy rains in Phoenix along the Salt River today. 

Who: USGS field crews

Where: Priest Road Bridge over the Salt River in Phoenix, Ariz.
Map available by clicking this link.

What: Collection of high water measurements

When: Monday afternoon, September 8, until approximately 2:30 p.m.  

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