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Bemidji Crude-Oil Project

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National Crude Oil Spill Fate and Natural Attenuation Research Site near Bemidji, Minnesota, USA

Scientists deploying a device to collect pore-water samples from different depths in lake sediments.

Scientists deploying a device to collect pore-water samples from different depths in lake sediments.

The objective of the project is to improve the understanding of the mobilization, transport, and fate of crude oil in the shallow subsurface. The U.S. Geological Survey Toxic Substances Hydrology Program began an interdisciplinary research project in 1983 at the site of a crude-oil spill near Bemidji, Minnesota. Research is conducted within four broad disciplines by scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey and from several academic institutions. Currently, about 10 research projects are active. A fact sheet describing results from the Bemidji Toxics project is available.

The spill occurred in 1979 when a pipeline transporting crude oil broke. After cleanup efforts were completed in 1980, about 400,000 liters of oil remained in the unsaturated zone and near the water table. This continues to be a source of contaminants to a shallow outwash aquifer. The oil is moving as a separate fluid phase, as dissolved petroleum constituents in ground water, and as vapors in the unsaturated zone. Native microbes are converting the petroleum derivatives into carbon dioxide, methane, and other biodegradation products.

Bemidji Project in the news - 2016

Crude Oil Byproducts in Groundwater Plumes - USGS Press Release.

U.S. Geological Survey Identifies Crude-Oil Metabolites in Subsurface Plumes - USGS GeoHealth Newsletter

These press releases refer to this article:

Bekins, B.A., Cozzarelli, I.M., Erickson, M.L., Steenson, R.A., and Thorn, K.A., 2016, Crude oil metabolites in groundwater at two spill sites: Groundwater, doi:10.1111/gwat.12419 (Advanced Web release).

Bemidji Project in the news - 2015

Natural Breakdown of Petroleum Underground Can Lace Arsenic into Groundwater - USGS Press Release. This press release refers to this article:

Cozzarelli, IM; Schreiber, ME; Erickson, ML; and Ziegler, BA. “Arsenic cycling in hydrocarbon plumes: Secondary effects of natural attenuation,” Groundwater, 21 Jan 2015. 

Bemidji Project in the news - 2014

In Bemidji, a research site reveals secrets of an oil spill - Star Tribune

At an old Minnesota oil spill site, scientists discover oil-eating microbes - Minnesota Public Radio

2012 Symposium

Monday, June 11, 2012, was the date of a symposium titled "Terrestrial crude oil spills: decades of science from the Bemidji, Minnesota Research Site." The symposium focused on sharing research results from the National Crude Oil Spill Fate and Natural Attenuation Site, Bemidji, Minnesota, and was held at the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul campus. The symposium was followed by a site tour on June 12. The symposium hosts were the U.S. Geological Survey, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Enbridge Energy Limited Partnership, and Beltrami County, with financial sponsorship from the American Petroleum Institute.

Symposium Program | Symposium Brochure

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CLOUD, MN 05244000: Flow=1280cfs,Stage=4.33ft,2020-04-07 06:00,76-90,CROW WING RIVER AT NIMROD, MN 05129290: Flow=33.1cfs,Stage=13.56ft,2020-04-07 06:30,76-90,GOLD PORTAGE OUTLET FROM KABETOGAMA LK NR RAY,MN 05129115: Flow=1300cfs,Stage=9.87ft,2020-04-07 06:30,76-90,VERMILION RIVER NR CRANE LAKE, MN 05124480: Flow=107cfs,Stage=3.37ft,2020-04-07 06:15,76-90,KAWISHIWI RIVER NEAR ELY, MN 05054000: Flow=7570cfs,2020-04-07 06:15,76-90,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT FARGO, ND 04024430: Flow=2260cfs,Stage=13.61ft,2020-04-07 06:00,76-90,NEMADJI RIVER NEAR SOUTH SUPERIOR, WI 04015330: Flow=766cfs,Stage=28.27ft,2020-04-07 06:15,76-90,KNIFE RIVER NEAR TWO HARBORS, MN 05457000: Flow=642cfs,Stage=4.46ft,2020-04-07 06:00,25-75,CEDAR RIVER NEAR AUSTIN, MN 05388250: Flow=1180cfs,Stage=8.36ft,Floodstage=14ft,2020-04-07 06:00,25-75,Upper Iowa River near Dorchester, IA 05353800: Flow=847cfs,Stage=5.77ft,2020-04-07 06:15,25-75,STRAIGHT RIVER NEAR FARIBAULT, MN 05345000: Flow=110cfs,Stage=3.59ft,2020-04-07 06:15,25-75,VERMILLION RIVER NEAR EMPIRE, MN 05287890: Flow=127cfs,Stage=6.41ft,2020-04-07 05:45,25-75,ELM CREEK NR CHAMPLIN, MN 05245100: Flow=559cfs,Stage=5.30ft,Floodstage=7ft,2020-04-07 06:15,25-75,LONG PRAIRIE RIVER AT LONG PRAIRIE, MN 05127500: Flow=871cfs,Stage=3.25ft,2020-04-07 06:30,25-75,BASSWOOD RIVER NEAR WINTON, MN 05074500: Flow=158cfs,Stage=69.63ft,2020-04-07 06:30,25-75,RED LAKE RIVER NEAR RED LAKE, MN 464646092052900: Flow=19800cfs,2020-04-07 06:55,Not ranked,SUPERIOR BAY DULUTH SHIP CANAL AT DULUTH, MN 06604000: Stage=14.92ft,Floodstage=16ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,Spirit Lake near Orleans, IA 06483290: Flow=1110cfs,Stage=10.04ft,Floodstage=13ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,Rock River below Tom Creek at Rock Rapids, IA 05475350: Stage=18.01ft,Floodstage=19ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,DES MOINES RIVER ABOVE WINDOM, MN 05386400: Stage=34.40ft,2020-04-07 06:45,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT BROWNSVILLE, MN 05384350: Stage=10.49ft,Floodstage=21ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,ROOT RIVER ABOVE RUSHFORD, MN 05383950: Flow=909cfs,Stage=9.37ft,Floodstage=19ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,ROOT RIVER NEAR PILOT MOUND, MN 05383075: Flow=591cfs,Stage=3.53ft,Floodstage=7.5ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,LA CROSSE RIVER NEAR LA CROSSE, WI 05378490: Stage=15.44ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT LOCK AND DAM 5A NR WINONA, MN 05374900: Stage=5.42ft,2020-04-06 22:00,Not ranked,ZUMBRO RIVER AT KELLOGG, MN 05374000: Stage=7.89ft,Floodstage=18ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,ZUMBRO RIVER AT ZUMBRO FALLS, MN 05355250: Flow=103000cfs,Stage=12.95ft,Floodstage=14ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT RED WING, MN 05355092: Flow=2490cfs,Stage=10.63ft,2020-04-07 06:50,Not ranked,CANNON RIVER AT 9TH ST. BRIDGE IN CANNON FALLS, MN 05355080: Stage=12.80ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,PRAIRIE CREEK NEAR CANNON FALLS, MN 05355038: Stage=6.22ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,CHUB CREEK AT CO. HWY. 47 ABOVE RANDOLPH, MN 05355024: Flow=1900cfs,Stage=893.14ft,Floodstage=897ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,CANNON RIVER AT NORTHFIELD MN 05354500: Flow=1740cfs,Stage=14.20ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,CANNON RIVER AT CO. HWY. 29 BELOW FARIBAULT, MN 05344490: Flow=29900cfs,Stage=35.27ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,ST. CROIX RIVER AT PRESCOTT, WI 05342000: Flow=156cfs,Stage=9.71ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,KINNICKINNIC RIVER NEAR RIVER FALLS, WI 05341550: Flow=21800cfs,Stage=685.97ft,Floodstage=687.00ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,ST. CROIX RIVER AT STILLWATER, MN 05331580: Flow=78200cfs,2020-04-07 06:30,Stage=17.76ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER BELOW L&D #2 AT HASTINGS, MN 05327000: Stage=6.74ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Not ranked,Seasonal site,HIGH ISLAND CREEK NEAR HENDERSON, MN 05316770: Flow=13000cfs,Stage=798.23ft,Floodstage=800ft,2020-04-07 06:45,Not ranked,MINNESOTA RIVER AT NEW ULM, MN 05316580: Flow=11100cfs,Stage=22.06ft,Floodstage=21ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MINNESOTA RIVER AT MORTON, MN 05311150: Flow=6820cfs,Stage=884.44ft,Floodstage=888.5ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,MINNESOTA RIVER AT HWY 212 IN GRANITE FALLS, MN 05305000: Flow=767cfs,Stage=40.25ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,CHIPPEWA RIVER (TW) NEAR WATSON, MN 05304995: Stage=40.85ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,CHIPPEWA R. (HW) ABOVE COUNTY RD 13 NR WATSON, MN 05289800: Flow=291cfs,Stage=14.85ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,MINNEHAHA CREEK AT HIAWATHA AVE. IN MINNEAPOLIS,MN 05289000: Stage=929.43ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,LAKE MINNETONKA ABV GRAYS BAY OTLT IN MINNETONKA 05288705: Flow=17.2cfs,Stage=9.58ft,2020-03-11 11:30,Not ranked,SHINGLE CREEK AT QUEEN AVE IN MINNEAPOLIS, MN 05288670: Stage=96.76ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER ABV 37TH AVE. NE IN FRIDLEY, MN 05288580: Flow=246cfs,Stage=10.23ft,2020-04-07 06:45,Not ranked,RICE CREEK BLW OLD HWY. 8 IN MOUNDS VIEW, MN 05284000: Stage=12.33ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,MILLE LACS LAKE AT COVE BAY NEAR ONAMIA, MN 05283500: Flow=35700cfs,Stage=10.80ft,Floodstage=12ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT US HWY 169 AT CHAMPLIN, MN 05227530: Flow=4840cfs,Stage=15.11ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER DIVERSION NEAR AITKIN, MN 05211000: Stage=8.83ft,2020-04-07 05:45:00,Not ranked,Back Water,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT GRAND RAPIDS, MN 05210000: Stage=76.47ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI R. AT DAYS HIGH LANDING NR DEER RIVER 05207600: Flow=2120cfs,Stage=9.96ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WILLOW BEACH AT BALL CLUB, MN 05205900: Stage=94.25ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,LEECH LAKE AT SUGAR POINT NEAR FEDERAL DAM, MN 05200510: Flow=346cfs,Stage=3.65ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MISSISSIPPI RIVER NEAR BEMIDJI, MN 05140521: Stage=58.17ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,LK OF THE WOODS @ SPRINGSTEEL IS NR. WARROAD, MN 05140520: Stage=58.36ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,LAKE OF THE WOODS AT WARROAD, MN 05137500: Stage=4.26ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,RAINY RIVER NEAR BOAT LANDING AT WHEELERS POINT,MN 05134200: Stage=10.70ft,2020-04-07 06:15:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,RAPID RIVER NEAR BAUDETTE, MN 05132000: Stage=8.67ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,BIG FORK RIVER AT BIG FALLS, MN 05131500: Stage=12.40ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,LITTLE FORK RIVER AT LITTLEFORK, MN 05129515: Flow=12300cfs,2020-04-07 06:15,Stage=21.38ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Not ranked,RAINY R AT BOAT LANDING BLW INTERNATIONAL FALLS,MN 05126210: Flow=336cfs,Stage=4.14ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,SOUTH KAWISHIWI R ABV WHITE IRON LAKE NR ELY, MN 05125000: Flow=389cfs,Stage=3.06ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,SOUTH KAWISHIWI RIVER NEAR ELY, MN 05112000: Stage=9.10ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,ROSEAU RIVER BELOW STATE DITCH 51 NR CARIBOU, MN 05104500: Not ranked,Equipment malfunction,ROSEAU RIVER BELOW SOUTH FORK NEAR MALUNG, MN 05102490: Stage=40.91ft,Floodstage=39ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT PEMBINA, ND 05094000: Stage=9.59ft,2020-04-07 06:15:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,SOUTH BRANCH TWO RIVERS AT LAKE BRONSON, MN 05092000: Stage=36.87ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Floodstage=32ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT DRAYTON, ND 05087500: Stage=11.19ft,2020-04-07 06:00:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,MIDDLE RIVER AT ARGYLE, MN 05085450: Stage=67.27ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Floodstage=67ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,SNAKE RIVER ABOVE WARREN, MN 05083500: Stage=37.58ft,Floodstage=26ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT OSLO, MN 05082500: Stage=45.04ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Floodstage=28ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT GRAND FORKS, ND 05080000: Not ranked,Ice affected,RED LAKE RIVER AT FISHER, MN 05075000: Stage=9.98ft,2020-04-07 06:00:00,Floodstage=12ft,Not ranked,Seasonal site,RED LAKE RIVER AT HIGH LANDING NR GOODRIDGE, MN 05074000: Stage=75.67ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,LOWER RED LAKE NR RED LAKE, MN 05073500: Stage=75.57ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,UPPER RED LAKE AT WASKISH, MN 05070000: Stage=57.49ft,2020-04-07 06:15:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH NEAR THOMPSON, ND 05069000: Stage=25.33ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Floodstage=20ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,SAND HILL RIVER AT CLIMAX, MN 05067500: Stage=16.99ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Floodstage=14ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,MARSH RIVER NEAR SHELLY, MN 05064500: Stage=36.02ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Floodstage=26ft,Not ranked,Flood damage,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT HALSTAD, MN 05064000: Stage=29.72ft,2020-04-07 06:30:00,Floodstage=20ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,WILD RICE RIVER AT HENDRUM, MN 05063398: Flow=1180cfs,Stage=8.13ft,2020-04-07 06:45,Not ranked,S. BR. WILD RICE RIVER AT CO. RD. 27 NR FELTON, MN 05062000: Flow=3790cfs,Stage=20.73ft,Floodstage=13ft,2020-04-02 12:45,Not ranked,BUFFALO RIVER NEAR DILWORTH, MN 05060400: Stage=88.79ft,Floodstage=84ft,2020-04-07 06:15,Not ranked,Rat,SHEYENNE RIVER AT HARWOOD, ND 05052500: Flow=1360cfs,Stage=33.50ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,ANTELOPE CREEK AT DWIGHT, ND 05051522: Stage=22.39ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Floodstage=30ft,Not ranked,Ice affected,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT HICKSON, ND 05051500: Flow=3100cfs,Stage=10.03ft,Floodstage=11ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,RED RIVER OF THE NORTH AT WAHPETON, ND 05051300: Flow=1820cfs,Stage=15.41ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,BOIS DE SIOUX RIVER NEAR DORAN, MN 05049995: Stage=73.52ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MUD LAKE ABOVE WHITE ROCK DAM NEAR WHITE ROCK, SD 05049710: Stage=74.83ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,LAKE TRAVERSE OTLT AT RESERVATION DAM NR WHEATON 05049700: Stage=77.27ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,LAKE TRAVERSE AT RESERVATION DAM NEAR WHEATON, MN 05049000: Stage=82.19ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,MUSTINKA RIVER ABOVE WHEATON, MN 05046475: Stage=7.99ft,2020-04-07 06:00:00,Not ranked,Back Water,OTTER TAIL RIVER DIVERSION AT BRECKENRIDGE, MN 05030500: Flow=679cfs,Stage=7.80ft,2020-04-07 06:30,Not ranked,OTTER TAIL RIVER NEAR ELIZABETH, MN 04021520: Flow=423cfs,Stage=7.43ft,2020-04-07 06:00,Not ranked,STONEY BROOK AT PINE DRIVE NEAR BROOKSTON, MN 04015438: Stage=18.47ft,2020-04-07 06:45:00,Not ranked,Ice affected,ST. LOUIS RIVER NEAR SKIBO, MN 04010500: Not ranked,Back Water,PIGEON RIVER AT MIDDLE FALLS NR GRAND PORTAGE MN Go to WaterWatch (offsite) for a larger map with additional options