Forecasts and current conditions for soil moisture (SM) and cumulative runoff. Forecast maps include precentiles at one-, two- and three-month leads
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Available in spring and summer for the western U.S. Monthly streamflow maps compare precent of monthly average flow to their respective 1981-2010 average.
Data from the USDA for streamflow, forecasts, reservoir storage and other hydrologic information for the Western United States.
The Drought Impacts Reporter (DIR) is an interactive database of drought impacts in the U.S., by location, data, type, and cost built from stakeholder, government, media and other reports.
These pages provide access to water-resources data collected at approximately 1.5 million sites in all 50 States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Online access to this data is organized around the categories listed to the left.
The USGS investigates the occurrence, quantity, quality, distribution, and movement of surface and underground waters and disseminates the data to the public,...
WaterWatch is a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) World Wide Web site that displays maps, graphs, and tables describing real-time, recent, and past streamflow conditions for the United States. The real-time information generally is updated on an hourly basis. WaterWatch provides streamgage-based maps that show the location of more than 3,000 long-term (30 years or more) USGS streamgages; use colors to represent streamflow conditions compared to historical streamflow; feature a point-and-click...
WaterSense, a voluntary partnership program sponsored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is both a label for water-efficient products and a resource for helping you save water.
The WaterSense label makes it simple to find water-efficient products, new homes, and programs that meet EPA’s criteria for efficiency and performance. WaterSense-labeled products and services are certified to use at least 20 percent less water, save energy, and perform as well as or better than...
List of publications and resources from the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service. Topics range from drought-resistant soil to choosing water-use-efficient crops and more.
Quality of life on the water planet, Earth, is directly dependent on the quality of water in its various phases of the hydrologic cycle. Today the ability to view the planet from space has helped raise awareness of the fragility of our waters.
USDA National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) National Technology Support Centers staff a team of technical specialists in every aspect of fresh water quality and quantity. Direct access to professionals in many specific areas of concern...