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: January 1, 2019

Near-Surface Spatial Water-Quality Surveys along the Caloosahatchee River, St. Lucie River and Lake Okeechobee in July and August 2019, south Florida (ver. 1.1, December 2020)

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: January 1, 2019

Table 1. Estimated public-supply water withdrawals by water source and municipality in Puerto Rico, 2016

In 2016, the total amount of public-supply water withdrawn in Puerto Rico was estimated at 551 million gallons per day (Mgal/d) from fresh water sources. Surface water accounted for 492 Mgal/d (89 percent) and groundwater accounted for 59 Mgal/d (11 percent). Population served by public-supply water systems accounted for 3.4 million people, almost 100 percent of the total po

Date published: January 1, 2019

Data points, corresponding to the bathymetric survey of Lago Guayabal, Puerto Rico, December 2017

This dataset is a point shapefile containing water-depth points collected during a sedimention survey of Lago Guayabal conducted during the period December 11- December 14, 2017 by the Puerto Rico office of the Caribbean-Florida Water Science Center of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The goals of the survey were to determine reservoir infill sedimentation rates, generate a bathymetric

Date published: January 1, 2019

Table 2. Estimated public-supply water withdrawals by water source and PRASA water service area in Puerto Rico, 2016

In 2016, the total amount of public-supply water withdrawn in Puerto Rico was estimated at 551 million gallons per day (Mgal/d) from fresh water sources. Surface water accounted for 492 Mgal/d (89 percent) and groundwater accounted for 59 Mgal/d (11 percent). Population served by public-supply water systems accounted for 3.4 million people, almost 100 percent of the total po

Date published: January 1, 2019

GIS shapefile: Charlotte County, Florida irrigated agricultural land-use for the 2018 growing season

This data set consists of a detailed digital map of the areal extent of fields and a summary of the irrigated acreage for the 2018 growing season developed for Charlotte County, Florida. Selected attribute data that include crop type, irrigation system, and primary water source were collected for each irrigated field.

Date published: January 1, 2019

Table 3. Estimated domestic deliveries, self-supplied withdrawals, population served and domestic per capita use by municipality in Puerto Rico, 2016

In 2016, the total amount of public-supply water withdrawn in Puerto Rico was estimated at 551 million gallons per day (Mgal/d) from fresh water sources. Surface water accounted for 492 Mgal/d (89 percent) and groundwater accounted for 59 Mgal/d (11 percent). Population served by public-supply water systems accounted for 3.4 million people, almost 100 percent of the total po

Date published: January 1, 2019

GIS shapefile: Manatee County, Florida irrigated agricultural land-use for the 2018 growing season

This data set consists of a detailed digital map of the areal extent of fields and a summary of the irrigated acreage for the 2018 growing season developed for Manatee County, Florida. Selected attribute data that include crop type, irrigation system, and primary water source were collected for each irrigated field.

Date published: January 1, 2019

Table 4. Estimated domestic deliveries, self-supplied withdrawals, population served and domestic per capita use by PRASA water service area, 2016

In 2016, the total amount of public-supply water withdrawn in Puerto Rico was estimated at 551 million gallons per day (Mgal/d) from fresh water sources. Surface water accounted for 492 Mgal/d (89 percent) and groundwater accounted for 59 Mgal/d (11 percent). Population served by public-supply water systems accounted for 3.4 million people, almost 100 percent of the total po

Date published: January 1, 2019

GIS shapefile: Sarasota County, Florida irrigated agricultural land-use for the 2018 growing season

This data set consists of a detailed digital map of individual irrigated fields and a summary of the irrigated acreage for the 2018 growing season developed for Sarasota County, Florida. Selected attribute data that include crop type, irrigation system, and primary water source were collected for each irrigated field.

Date published: January 1, 2019

Reported and inventoried crop and irrigated acreage in DeSoto County, Florida, 1978-2018

A detailed table summarizing the irrigated acreage by crop type and irrigation system was developed for the 2018 growing season (November 2017 and September 2018) for DeSoto County, Florida. The acreage totals presented are derived from the results of a cooperative project that mapped and field-verified irrigated fields in DeSoto County, Florida. In addition, the table provides acreage

Date published: January 1, 2019

Table of Data Pertaining to Mapping the Approximate Inland Extent of Saltwater at the Base of the Biscayne Aquifer in Miami-Dade County, Florida, 2018

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with Miami-Dade County, mapped the approximate inland extent of saltwater intrusion in eastern Miami-Dade County in 2018. This approximation required acquisition and compilation of relevant data collected by the organizations: Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority (FKAA), Flori

Date published: January 1, 2019

Reported and inventoried crop and irrigated acreage in Sarasota County, Florida, 1978-2018

A detailed table summarizing the irrigated acreage by crop type and irrigation system was developed for the 2018 growing season (November 2017 and September 2018) for Sarasota County, Florida. The acreage totals presented are derived from the results of a cooperative project that mapped and field-verified irrigated fields in Sarasota County, Florida. In addition, the table provides acre