2004 Colorado River
Beach Building Flows

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"41,000 CFS - Grand Canyon Flood"


AFTER THE FLOOD - November 28, 2004 - River back down to 8,000 cfs.

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Rejuvinated beach sand

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The 2004 Beach Building Flow Hydrograph

 

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Downstream of the Paria Riffle - new sand bars

 

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Note off shore sand bars

 

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Fresh mud sediment and organic material

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Pools of organic material

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Stranded fresh water shrimp and earthworms

 

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Debris field left behind on the Paria Riffle high water mark

 

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