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Locate Your Watershed
This interactive map allows users to find their local watersheds and access a variety of information on conditions in them. Search hierarchy is based on region (the largest), subregion, accounting unit, and hydrologic unit (the smallest). The information includes streamflow data (real-time and archived), water quality data, water use data, groundwater sites by county, and links to regional studies and other publications arranged by region, subregion, and accounting unit.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Map
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
    • Modeled
Subject:
  • Hydrology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: USGS-ED-000-000-000-066
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Water Resources of the United States
http://water.usgs.gov/

Contact: Joseph J. Kerski
Educational Resources
United States Geological Survey (USGS)

Contact: Phil Stoffer
Educational Resources
United States Geological Survey (USGS)