Utah Water Science Center


Utah Water Science Center data collection, fundamental to the management of Utah water resources, and special studies fall into at least one of three basic themes: 1) surface water, 2) ground water, or 3) water quality. Utah Geographic themes also define unique areas and include the Great Salt Lake, the Great Basin of western Utah, and the Colorado River Basin of eastern and southern Utah. 

Featured Study

Featured Study

Total combined groundwater discharge for both Pine and Wah Wah Valleys, Utah, is about 19,500 acre-feet per year compared to 8,500 acre-feet per year in the surrounding mountain acquifers. Learn how scientists arrived at these values. Read summary.

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