South Atlantic Water Science Center (SAWSC)


Welcome to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) South Atlantic Water Science Center Web page for the water resources of Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Here you'll find information on rivers and streams, groundwater, water quality, and many other topics.

Albemarle Sound National Monitoring Network Pilot, S.C. and Virginia

The South Atlantic Water Science Center collects high-quality hydrologic data and conducts unbiased, scientifically sound research on Georgia's, North Carolina's, and South Carolina's water resources. We meet the needs of those who use our information—from the distribution, availability, and quality of water resources to topic-oriented research to address current hydrological issues.