Confluence Retirement

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  • SCDEPTH Project Editor User Help

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  • To access SC DEPTH, go to (need to update when we push to prod)

  • To log in: 

    • Click on "Log in" in the upper right corner or under the drop down.  

    • For DOI users:  Your username is your email address and your password is your Active Directory password.

    • For non-DOI users:  Your username is your email address and your password is your myUSGS password. 

    • If you do not have a myUSGS password, send an email to to request a myUSGS account or go click here to sign up for an account.    


  • When you get to the "project list" page, you can do a general project search (for example you can look at all of the projects involving Sage-grousewater), you can type any search term in the general search box. This will narrow your search to only projects that have the word Sage-grouse water (or whatever term you search) in them. 

  • As you can see, this search is already set for the New York Water Science Center and in this example there are 28 projects to possibly look at. 


  • Make any changes you need to make, or if you need to delete the project click on the "Delete" buttons. 

  • Click on the "Save Changes" button in the top tool bar or at the bottom of the page. 

  • If you need to cancel the edit and go back to the project list page, click on the blue "Cancel Edit" button in the top tool bar. 


Once the project record has been createdsaved, you can add any type of file to your project pageitem, such as a .doc, .xls, jpeg, pdf, gif, .shp, zip file, etc. through DEPTHSCDEPTH.   

  • To add a file to your project page, first click on the "Add File" at the top of the page on the tool bar. You will see a page that looks like this.

  • Click on "Attach Files."

Note:  If using Chrome, you will need to double-click on "Attach Files." 


  • Once the upload process is completed, your file(s) will are displayed. To navigate back to the project page, click on the title of the project.