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Water Resources of the United States

Water is one of six science mission areas of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Water's mission is to collect and disseminate reliable, impartial, and timely information that is needed to understand the Nation's water resources.

New Ribbon Mercury in Stream Ecosystems

Mercury in Stream Ecosystems

New Ribbon Elwha River Restoration Project

USGS Science to Support the Elwha River Restoration Project

California Water Use Estimates for 2010 Released

California Water Use Estimates for 2010 Released

Landsat and Water

Landsat and Water: Using Space to Advance Resource Solutions

A decade of water science in Afghanistan

A Decade of Water Science: USGS Helps Assess Water Resources in Afghanistan

Missouri River Streamflow Trends

Missouri River Streamflow Trends

Coastal Change Portal

USGS Coastal Change Hazards Portal

The Water Cycle for Students

Online, interactive water-cycle diagram for schools (3 age levels)

Current flood information

USGS Current Flood Information

Streamer map of the conterminous United States

Launch Your Next River Trip from Your Computer Using the Latest Streamer

Water Data for the Nation


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