Wyoming-Montana Water Science Center

Water Use

Filter Total Items: 4
Date published: November 5, 2019
Status: Active

Verification Dataset of Irrigation Status of Agricultural Lands in Montana

The Wyoming-Montana Water Science Center (WY-MT WSC) is currently (2019-2020) developing field and data management methods to collect and manage field-verified spatial datasets of irrigated lands in an effort to improve estimates of irrigation water use throughout the nation.  The USGS is currently (2019) working with the University of Wisconsin to develop datasets to describe the spatial...

Date published: October 4, 2018
Status: Active

Water Use in Wyoming

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has compiled estimates of water use in Wyoming and the rest of the United States at 5-year intervals since 1950.

Date published: October 4, 2018
Status: Active

Water Use in Montana

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has compiled estimates of water use in Montana and the rest of the United States at 5-year intervals since 1950.

Date published: August 31, 2017
Status: Active

Estimating National Water Use Associated with Unconventional Oil and Gas Development

Project Period: 2016-ongoing
Cooperator: U.S. Geological Survey Water Availability and Use Science Program
Project Chiefs: Kathleen Rowland, Gregory Delzer, Joanna Thamke, and Janet Carter