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Water Resources of the United States

Water is one of seven 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 USGS Monthly Groundwater News and Highlights

USGS Monthly Groundwater News and Highlights

New Ribbon USGS Continuous Water-Quality Monitoring During December 2015 Flood Events

USGS Continuous Water-Quality Monitoring During December 2015 Flood Events

New Ribbon New Tool Can Determine the Sources of Mercury Found in the Great Lakes

New Tool Can Determine the Sources of Mercury Found in the Great Lakes

Gold King Mine

USGS Water-Quality Data and Activities for the 2015 Gold King Mine Release

Open Water Data Initiative

USGS Current Flood Information and Resources

USGS Flood Event Viewer

USGS Flood Event Viewer

The Water Cycle for Students

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

Open Water Data Initiative

Using Every Drop of Water: the Open Water Data Initiative

USGS Monthly Groundwater News and Highlights

USGS Groundwater Technical Procedures Videos

California drought information

The California Drought

Water Data for the Nation


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