Web Informatics and Mapping (WIM)


Modern Web Development in support of delivering the best of the USGS to the public.

Web Informatics and Mapping (WIM) develops web-based tools that support USGS science and other federal science initiatives. Our projects range from full-featured database applications to limited-scope data visualizations. WIM team members combine collective expertise in cartography, science, and web technology to create custom products that are practical, intuitive, and focused on our cooperators' needs.

Our work includes digital cartography, data visualization, data management, data analysis, and decision support. All of our applications are created with the latest web technology, including Angular and ArcGIS. 


Date published: September 28, 2020

Surface-water nutrient and sediment mappers are now available

SPARROW mappers are interactive tools that allow users to evaluate streamflow and nutrient and sediment conditions as well as the importance of different sources of contaminants in a selected river basin. Data can be visualized at different scales using maps and interactive graphs and tables.