Lakes and Reservoirs in Kansas

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The lakes and reservoirs in Kansas are located in two major river basins—the Missouri River Basin and the Arkansas River Basin. Basin summaries and individual lake and reservoir information are available courtesy of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the U.S. Geological Survey, and the U.S Bureau of Reclamation.

USGS Real-time data for Kansas Lakes and Reservoirs

Basin Summaries

Daily Missouri River Basin (Contains daily data on lakes and reservoirs in the lower Missouri River Basin, (Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri, including the Kansas River Basin in a table format).

8-day Missouri River Basin (Contains 8-day data on lakes and reservoirs in the lower Missouri River Basin including the Kansas River Basin in a table format).

Daily Arkansas River Basin (Contains daily data on lakes and reservoirs in the Arkansas River Basin, including Oklahoma, in table format and links to graphical presentations).

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and U.S. Army Corps. of Engineers Lakes and Reservoirs

Missouri River Basin

Arkansas River Basin

Lake and Reservoir Studies