Virginia and West Virginia Water Science Center


In cooperation with State, Local, and Federal agencies, we operate stream gages, observation wells, and water-quality monitoring stations, providing the reliable scientific information needed to make informed management decisions. We also investigate specific water-resource problems and, depending on the availability of funds, we can match up to 50 percent of cooperative project costs.

Stream flowing in Highland County Virginia, June 26, 2006.

We are part of the Northeast Region of USGS. Click to learn more.