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Welcome to the U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Water Science School. We offer information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where you can give opinions and test your water knowledge.

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Find out what the USGS Water Science School has to offer to help you learn about water.

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The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

We offer the most comprehensive discussion of the water cycle anywhere...for any age group and in over 60 languages!

The water cycle

Publications

Year Published: 1994

Ground water and the rural homeowner

As the salesmen sang in the musical The Music Man, "You gotta know the territory." This saying is also true when planning to buy or build a house. Learn as much as possible about the land, the water supply, and the septic system of the house before buying or building. Do not just look at the construction aspects or the beauty of the home and...

Waller, Roger M.
Ground water and the rural homeowner; 1994; USGS Unnumbered Series; GIP; Waller, Roger M.

Year Published: 1988

Ground water and the rural homeowner

As the salesmen sang in the musical The Music Man, "You gotta know the territory." This saying is also true when planning to buy or build a house. Learn as much as possible about the land, the water supply, and the septic system of the house before buying or building. Do not just look at the construction aspects or the beauty of the home and...

Waller, Roger M.
Ground water and the rural homeowner; 1988; USGS Unnumbered Series; GIP; Waller, Roger M.