Water Resources

Data and Tools

The USGS Water Resources Mission Area provides water information that is fundamental to national and local economic well-being, protection of life and property, and effective management of the Nation’s water resources. Below, find data and tools relevant to a wide range of water resources and conditions including streamflow, groundwater, water quality, and water use and availability.

USGS Water Data for the Nation

USGS Water Data for the Nation

Access to water data collected at approximately 1.9 million sites

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Water Quality Portal

Water Quality Portal

Water quality data from state, federal, tribal, and local agencies

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Date published: April 28, 2014

GIS Features of the Geospatial Fabric for National Hydrologic Modeling

The Geopspatial Fabric provides a consistent, documented, and topologically connected set of spatial features that create an abstracted stream/basin network of features useful for hydrologic modeling.The GIS vector features contained in this Geospatial Fabric (GF) data set cover the lower 48 U.S. states, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico. Four GIS feature classes are provided for each Region

Date published: April 28, 2014

Preliminary spatial parameters for PRMS based on the Geospatial Fabric, NLCD2001 and SSURGO

This record serves as a specification of a pre-configured subset of the tables in the Geospatial Fabric Attribute Tables for PRMS (Preliminary)data set(https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/folder/537a3ec1e4b0efa8af08150a). This subset provides an initial set of values corresponding to many of the spatial...

Attribution: Water Resources