Dakota Water Science Center

Water Quality

Filter Total Items: 13
Date published: April 5, 2019
Status: Active

Souris River Basin

Information and products on the Souris River Basin.

Date published: April 5, 2019
Status: Active

Devils Lake Basin

Information and products on the Devils Lake Basin.

Date published: April 5, 2019
Status: Active

Red River Basin

Information and products on the Red River Basin.

Date published: March 2, 2019
Status: Active

Groundwater Quality Research

Every day, millions of gallons of groundwater are pumped to supply drinking water for about 140 million people, almost one-half of the Nation’s population. Learn about the quality and availability of groundwater for drinking, where and why groundwater quality is degraded, and where groundwater quality is changing.

Date published: February 5, 2018
Status: Completed

North Dakota Discovery Farms

Project Period: June 2008- September 2016
Cooperators: North Dakota State University Extension Service
Project Chief: Rochelle Nustad

Date published: September 21, 2017

Concepts for Study of the Contamination Potential of Bedrock Aquifers in the Black Hills Area, Western South Dakota

Concepts for Study of the Contamination Potential of Bedrock Aquifers in the Black Hills Area, Western South Dakota

Date published: September 12, 2017
Status: Completed

National Stream Quality Accounting Network (NASQAN)

Project Period: 2002-2008
Project Chief: Kathy Neitzert

Date published: September 11, 2017
Status: Completed

Crow Creek Surface-Water Quality Study

Project Period: 2009-2011
Cooperators: Crow Creek Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Project Chief: Joyce Williamson

Date published: September 11, 2017

Chemistry of Uncontaminated Alluvial Deposits of the Cheyenne and Belle Fourche Rivers, South Dakota

Project Period: 2009-10
Cooperators: Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Project Chief: John Stamm

Contacts: John Stamm
Date published: September 7, 2017

Stormwater Monitoring in Rapid City

Project Period: 2008-current
Cooperator: City of Rapid City
Project Chief: Galen Hoogestraat

Date published: September 5, 2017
Status: Active

Real-time, Continuous Nitrate Monitoring of the Big Sioux River near Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Project Period: ongoing
Cooperators: City of Sioux Falls and East Dakota Water Development District
Project Chief: Galen Hoogestraat

Date published: September 1, 2017

Study to Examine Water-Quality Concerns within Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Project Period: 2011-2016
Cooperators: Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Project Chief: Galen Hoogestraat