Provided by the SeaWiFS Project, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, and ORBIMAGE
The Pacific Northwest is cloud-free in this SeaWiFS image. Multihued phytoplankton blooms are visible off of Washington's Olympic coast. Also visible in this image are: Fraser River outflow; snowcapped peaks of Mt. Olympus, Mt. Rainier, Mt. St. Helens, and Mt. Hood; burn scars across the Bitterroot range; and the Columbia and Snake River watersheds.