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The Open Water Data Initiative: Water information for a thirsty nation

November 1, 2015

Initial efforts of the Open Water Data Initiative have focused on three use cases covering flooding, drought, and contaminant spill response, with a goal of identifying critical water data resources and making them more accessible. Significant progress has been made in the past year, although much remains to be done.

Publication Year 2015
Title The Open Water Data Initiative: Water information for a thirsty nation
Authors Alan Rea, Edward Clark, Angela Adams, William B. Samuels
Publication Type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Series Title Water Resources Impact
Index ID 70192848
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization National Geospatial Program