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Organizations > Academic/Educational/Research

Data Access and Support Center (DASC)
Kansas' GIS archive and clearing house
Great Plains Nature Center
nature education facility located in northeast Wichita
Groundwater Foundation
a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and motivating people to care for and about groundwater
Kansas Academy of Science (KAS)
encourage education in the sciences and dissemination of scientific information
Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education (KACEE)
conservation and environmental education network
Kansas Biological Survey (KBS)
University of Kansas research on environmental and biological issues
Kansas Geological Survey (KGS)
University of Kansas geological research, with special emphasis on natural resources of economic value, water quality and quantity, and geologic hazards
Kansas Rural Center
promotes the long-term health of the land and its people through research, education, and advocacy.
Kansas Rural Water Association
leadership and educational opportunities for wise management of water and wastewater resources
Kansas State Department of Education
information and requirements for teaching in Kansas
Kansas State University General Irrigation
contains links to K-State irrigation research and information websites
Kansas State University Mobile Irrigation Lab
information about the Mobile Irrigation Lab and free software downloads to assist in irrigation management and cropping system strategies
Kansas State University Research and Extension
practical information, research, and education for all Kansans
Kansas State University Subsurface Drip Irrigation
information on applications of subsurface drip irrigation (SDI) for crop production in the U. S. Great Plains region
Kansas State University Western Kansas Agricultural Research Centers
K-State Agricultural research farms near Hays, Garden City, and Colby
Kansas Water Resources Research Institute (KWRRI)
develops and supports research on high priority water resource problems and objectives, as identified through the state water plan
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service
research projects in agriculture, nutrition, technology, the environment and other topics
Kansas Agricultural Statistics Service
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheets (Listed by State)
U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program--High Plains Regional Ground Water Study
U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources in Kansas