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NASA Earth Observatory: Mississippi River Sediment Plume

NASA Earth Observatory: Mississippi River Sediment Plume

This page, from National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Earth Observatory, contains a satellite image of the mouth of the Mississippi River and the nearby Gulf of Mexico. The sediment carried by the river following a rainstorm is clearly evident as it mixes with the dark blue water. The site also contains links to the Newsroom and other recent images.
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