U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Water-Use Websites

Fact Sheet 2018-3044
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Explore U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) water-use websites to learn how and where the Nation's water use has changed over time!  Learn how to find and access USGS water-use data shown in maps, graphs, visualizations, and information products. Gain a better understanding of water-use terms and USGS educational resources. Learn how to find and use USGS visualizations to see how water use has changed in each State, and explore county water withdrawals during 2015 to see which areas withdrew the most or least water.   

Suggested Citation

Shaffer, K., Sargent, B.P., and Rowland, K.M., 2018, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) water-use websites: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2018–3044, 2 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20183044.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)

Table of Contents

  • What does the website look like?
  • What does the website provide?
  • Where is the website?
Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) water-use websites
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2018-3044
DOI 10.3133/fs20183044
Year Published 2018
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Water Science Center
Description 2 p.
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N
Google Analytic Metrics Metrics page
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