A group of researchers wanted to test if drifting seabirds could offer a novel way of collecting data about sea current velocity and direction.
The Mississippi watershed is the largest drainage basin in North America with an area of 3.2 million square kilometers (1,245,000 square miles). The extent of the watershed reaches 32 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces. The area of the watershed covers 40% of the landmass of the continental United States. The The Mississippi […]