Caribbean-Florida Water Science Center

Data and Tools

The U.S. Geological Survey operates and maintains approximately 7,300 streamgages nationwide (558 in Florida and 124 in Puerto Rico) which provide long-term, accurate, and unbiased information that meets the needs of many diverse users.

Real-Time Data

NWIS Mapper:  FL/PR          Precipitation: FL/PR
Streamflow:     FL/PR          Lake/Reservoir: FL/PR
Groundwater:  FL/PR/VI     Water Quality: FL/PR

Hydrologic Data

Hydrologic Data

Real-time and Historical Data

We provide current and historical surface-water, groundwater, water quality, water use, and ecological data in various formats (map, graphical, tabular).

Hydrology Monitoring Tools

Hydrology Monitoring Tools

Monitoring Websites

Our data and tools are digital information in a format suitable for direct input to software that can analyze its meaning in the scientific, engineering, or business context for which the data were collected.

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Date published: June 19, 2020

GIS shapefile: Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, and Sumter Counties, Florida irrigated agricultural land-use from January through December 2019

This data set consists of a detailed digital map of the extent of fields and a summary of the irrigated acreage for the period between January and December 2019 compiled for Citrus, Hernando, Pasco, and Sumter Counties, Florida. Attributes for each field include a general or specific crop type, irrigation system, and primary water source.

Date published: June 19, 2020

Reported and inventoried crop and irrigated acreage in Sumter County, Florida, 1982-2019

A table summarizing the irrigated acreage by crop type and irrigation system was compiled for January to December 2019 for Sumter County, Florida. The irrigated acreage totals were derived from analyses of aerial imagery and data were field verified in 2019. In addition, the table provides acreage totals by crop type published by the U.S. Department of Commerce for 1982 and the U.S. Departmen...

Date published: June 19, 2020

Reported and inventoried crop and irrigated acreage in Citrus County, Florida, 1982-2019

A table summarizing the irrigated acreage by crop type and irrigation system was compiled for January to December 2019 for Citrus County, Florida. The irrigated acreage totals were derived from analyses of aerial imagery and data were field verified in 2019. In addition, the table provides acreage totals by crop type published by the U.S. Department of Commerce for 1982 and the U.S. Departmen...

Date published: June 18, 2020

Coastal Salinity Index (CSI) and Coastal EDEN

The Coastal Salinity Index (CSI) and Coastal EDEN application provide access to real-time data along the coastal fringe of the southern Everglades. The CSI indicates potential drought conditions based on the statistics of salinity measured at coastal stations and can be viewed online along with other real-time environmental parameters and statistics.

Date published: June 18, 2020

Everglades Restoration Transition Plan (ERTP) Water-level Alert Map and Notification System

The Everglades Restoration Transition Plan (ERTP) water-level alert map and notification system allows stakeholders to monitor extreme water-level conditions at gages and tree islands in Everglades National Park (ENP) and Water Conservation Areas 3A and 3B. 

Date published: June 5, 2020

Evaporation at Reedy Lake, daily data, Orange County, Florida, November 28,2001 - December 16, 2019

The data consists of daily evaporation measurements/estimates for the time period November 28, 2001 to December 16, 2019. These data are derived from Bowen ratio energy budget computations of actual evaporation based on meteorological and water temperature data at the USGS Reedy Lake evaporation station (USGS station number 282458081364800). This station is located near the center of a

Date published: April 27, 2020

Water-quality profiles within the Caloosahatchee River and twelve fiberglass tanks, during experimental nutrient addition treatments, 2019

This U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data Release provides water-quality data collected from the Caloosahatchee River and 12 fiberglass tanks located within the Caloosahatchee River. The tanks were open to the atmosphere, and were closed to the river. Tanks were filled with native water within 1-2 hours prior to the first profile collected on May 6, July 8, and September 16. Nutrients

Date published: April 9, 2020

Near-Surface Spatial Water-Quality Surveys along the Caloosahatchee River, St. Lucie River and Lake Okeechobee in July and August 2019, south Florida

This U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data Release provides spatial water-quality data collected from the Caloosahatchee River, St. Lucie River and Lake Okeechobee July 15-18 and August 19-22 of 2019, south Florida. Geo-referenced measurements of near surface water temperature, specific conductance, dissolved oxygen, pH, turbidity, chlorophyll fluorescence, phycocyanin fluoresce

Date published: April 8, 2020

Reservoir shoreline for the bathymetric survey of Lago Carite, Puerto Rico, January 2018

This dataset is a polygon shapefile containing the reservoir shoreline for the sedimentation survey of Lago Carite, Puerto Rico.This polygon was used to constraint the extent of the Triangulated irregular network (TIN) model and ultimately, to generate contours from bathymetric data collected during the period January 23 - January 30, 2018 by the Puerto Rico office of the Caribbean-Flor

Date published: April 8, 2020

Data for Bathymetric Survey and Sedimentation Analysis of Lago Carite, Puerto Rico, Juanary 2018

This data release contains spatial data associated with the bathymetric survey and sedimentation analysis of Lago Carite in January 2018. During January 23–30, 2018, the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, conducted a bathymetric survey of Lago Carite primarily to update estimates of the contemporary reservoir storage capacity and

Date published: April 8, 2020

Data points, corresponding to the bathymetric survey of Lago Carite, Puerto Rico, January 2018

This dataset is a point shapefile containing water-depth points collected during a sedimentation survey of Lago Carite, Puerto Rico. The contours were generated from bathymetric data collected during a sedimentation survey conducted during the period January 23 - January 30, 2018 by the Puerto Rico office of the Caribbean-Florida Water Science Center of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Date published: February 19, 2020

Potential Accumulation of Soil Organic Matter from Carbon Cycling within Greater Everglades Cypress and Pine Forested Wetlands data

These data quantify components of the carbon cycle within Big Cypress National Preserve in Florida. Continuous data time-series include net ecosystem exchange of carbon dioxide, methanogenesis, and soil bulk density.