August 2007 Photo Gallery

All Images ┬ęKen Dewey, Applied Climate Sciences Group,
School of Natural Resources, UNL,  unless otherwise noted.


Shortly after sunrise in rural Lancaster county, just east of Lincoln, NE.  Note the birds rising from the field.


Close up view of the above photo.


A foggy morning along Steven's Creek in rural Lancaster county, just east of Lincoln, NE.


August 2007: The Sandhills Region of Nebraska


August 23, 2007: Rural Nebraska.


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 23, 2007: The Rural High Plains


August 22, 2007:  Lightning and a Rainbow in Hastings Nebraska (Click here for more of the above photos)
Photo courtesy of Jorn Olsen. Photographer's Web Site


August 20, 2007:  A Stormy Evening in Lincoln, NE  LINK to More of these Photos


Spearfish, South Dakota, Photo by Chad Volkers, August 2007


Holmes Lake, Lincoln, NE.  Trees are reflected on the nearly calm surface of the lake.


Holmes Lake, Lincoln, NE.  .


Lightning over Hardin Hall, photo by Jeremy Bower, SNR


Lightning over Hardin Hall, photo by Jeremy Bower, SNR.
See more of his lightning photos here


The Platte River, looking west from the observation tower at Mahoney State Park


The Platte River, looking east from the observation tower at Mahoney State Park.
The I-80 bridge is in the foreground.  Tropical moisture and haze reduces the visibility using a telephoto lens.


The Platte River viewed from the observation tower at Mahoney State Park.
Nebraska State Highway 6 is in the distance.  Tropical moisture and haze reduces the visibility using a telephoto lens.


A cluster of newspaper delivery boxes in a very remote area of Montana,  The distance between homesteads
is measured miles, so it is in stark contrast to see the clustering of these boxes.


The abandoned rural west in Montana.


The abandoned rural west in Montana.


 The rural Great Plains  (South Dakota)


The rural Great Plains  (South Dakota)


The rural Great Plains  (South Dakota)


The rural Great Plains  (South Dakota)


The rural Great Plains (South Dakota)


Wheat harvesting in South Dakota


North Dakota


North Dakota


North Dakota


North Dakota


North Dakota


Montana


Montana with extreme drought conditions this year.


Abandoned house and abandoned billboard in Montana


Abandoned house in Montana


A wildfire near Butte, Montana


Near Butte, Montana


Near Butte, Montana


Central Idaho


Idaho along Highway 12.


Idaho along Highway 12.


Summer color


Idaho along Highway 12.


Western Idaho
 


Eastern Washington


Anatone, Washington (Eastern Washington)

 


Western Idaho


Lake Coeur D'Alene, Idaho


A fire in the mountains of western Idaho is generating convective clouds


The wide river is the "Snake River" and the river to the lower left is the "Clear River".
The area to the right of the Snake River is in Washington State.  The town to the left of the Snake River is Lewiston, Idaho.


The mountains of northeast Oregon.  Note the highway upper left center which is also visible in the valley below.


A railroad trestle in the mountains of Montana


The Platte River at the I-80 Bridge near Omaha


A rain shaft passes over far northwest Lincoln as viewed from the High Plains Regional Climate Center.

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