Nov 012011
 

You should visit Waubonsie State Park near Hamburg, Iowa. The overlook is pretty cool. I managed to make a panorama while I was there.


http://photosynth.net/view.aspx?cid=cb6d48a0-5e2d-4ec8-aa37-7584aacdc580

I made another high resolution picture behind the toilets of cabin #5
http://photosynth.net/view.aspx?cid=48bf738e-a8bb-4e14-8b95-b79d1e98a3bf

Road to Cabin #6

 

Tree Outside Cabin #6

 

Yellow Fall Colors

 

Peeking Through the Trees

 

Jul 262011
 

I went up to Hitchcock Nature Center and took some pictures. You should Like them on Facebook.
https://www.facebook.com/hitchcocknaturecenter

http://www.pottcoconservation.com/html/hitchcock.html

NOTE: Requires Microsoft Silverlight

Hitchcock Nature Center – 2011 Missouri River Flood
Captured: 07/24/2011 20:00
Megapixels 540.79


http://photosynth.net/view.aspx?cid=138cdb9e-2022-4698-a184-479260bebba6

360 interactive panorama from the observation tower
http://photosynth.net/view.aspx?cid=3996a681-5583-43d8-b23b-4e8ad19a72da

Sunset photos from the observation tower

https://picasaweb.google.com/RagingComputer/PrettyIowa#5633174009988457970


https://picasaweb.google.com/RagingComputer/PrettyIowa#5633174034895278082

Other interactive panoramas I’ve made
http://photosynth.net/userprofilepage.aspx?user=RagingComputer

Previous flood-related posts:
http://www.ragingcomputer.com/2011/07/panorama/

http://www.ragingcomputer.com/2011/06/missouri-river-flooding-link-dump/

Jul 262011
 

My most recent high resolution interactive panorama created with Microsoft ICE (Image Composite Editor) hosted on photosynth.net

NOTE: Requires Microsoft Silverlight

Lewis and Clark Monument – 2011 Missouri River Flood
Captured: 07/01/2011 17:15 2011
Megapixels 848.26

Link http://photosynth.net/view.aspx?cid=e4cc73f9-19cb-4148-8a51-40e4d0b4aa25

Link to my other panoramas on photosynth.net
http://photosynth.net/userprofilepage.aspx?user=RagingComputer&content=Synths

Jun 132011
 

Links related to the 2011 flood of the Missouri river at Council Bluffs, Iowa.

River Depth at Omaha
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=oax&gage=omhn1&view=1,1,1,1,1,1,1,1%22

US Army Corps of Engineers Dam Release Forecast
http://www.nwd-mr.usace.army.mil/rcc/reports/twout.html

US Army Corps of Engineers Inundation Projection Maps
http://www.nwo.usace.army.mil/html/op-e/20110603Maps/OmaRulo603.html

US Army Corps of Engineers Riverwatch Report
http://us.vocuspr.com/Publish/520028/PRAssetNWORiverwatch.xml

City of Council Bluffs
http://www.councilbluffs-ia.gov/

MidAmerican Energy Flood Updates
http://www.midamericanenergy.com/storm/flood.aspx

Omaha World Herald Flood Resources
http://www.omaha.com/flood

KETV Flood Related News
http://www.ketv.com/missouri-river-flooding-extended-coverage/latest.html

WOWT Flood Related News
http://www.wowt.com/heartlandflooding

KMTV Flood Related News
http://www.kmtv.com/category/212964/flood-relief-2011?redirected=true

Daily Nonpareil
http://southwestiowanews.com/council_bluffs/front/

NASA Earth Observatory Pictures of Flood
http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/NaturalHazards/event.php?id=50798

Pedestrian Bridge Webcam
http://cam.pedestrianbridgecam.com:1024/popup.html

Pedestrian Bridge Webcam
http://cam.pedestrianbridgecam.com:1025/popup.html

WOWT First National Tower Webcam
http://gray.ftp.clickability.com/wowtwebftp/

Iowa DOT Map
http://hb.511ia.org/main.jsf#
Click “Cameras” Tab and “View Full List of Cameras”

Plattsmouth Nebraska Flooding Webcam
http://www.cassne.org/Live/view.htm

Facebook Resources

https://www.facebook.com/OperationMightyMO

https://www.facebook.com/OmahaUSACE

https://www.facebook.com/pages/City-of-Council-Bluffs/120971297987306

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pottawattamie-County-Sheriffs-Office/102812113142189

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pottawattamie-County-Emergency-Management/185591368158770

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Iowa-Homeland-Security-and-Emergency-Management/71177723860

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Council-Bluffs-Area-Chamber-of-Commerce/90955677481

https://www.facebook.com/pages/NonpareilOnlinecom/121107139560

https://www.facebook.com/WorldHerald

https://www.facebook.com/redcross

https://www.facebook.com/FREEDOMPARK

NOTE: The next 2 links are full of amazing pictures and links, but they also contain potentially incorrect information. Verify with official sources before making decisions based upon information.
https://www.facebook.com/MissouriRiverFlood2011

https://www.facebook.com/pages/2011-OmahaCouncil-Bluffs-Flood/217963334893248