High Plains/Ogallala Aquifer Information

The High Plains Aquifer Information Network

Links for The High Plains Region

Environment > Climate and Weather

Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
the primary global-change data and information analysis center of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
Great Plains Regional Center for Global Environmental Change
devoted to interdisciplinary research that develops quantitative information on the role of key ecosystems as sources and sinks of carbon dioxide
High Plains Regional Climate Center
climate data and maps for High Plains area
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies
promoting the understanding of global environmental change
access to distributed National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) data and information
NRCS National Water and Climate Center
development and transfer of water and climate information and technology which support natural resource conservation
Climate Information Retrieval by State
from NRCS National Water and Climate Center
National Center for Atmospheric Research
a focus for research on atmospheric and related science problems
National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)
weather data archive
National Drought Mitigation Center
helps people and institutions implement measures to reduce societal vulnerability to drought
National Severe Storms Laboratory
dedicated to improving severe weather warnings and forecasts in order to save lives and reduce property damage
National Weather Service
forecasts, watches, warnings, and the most recently observed weather conditions
National Weather Service Cumulative Precipitation Page
images of precipitation distribution across the nation and individual states for different periods (for example, past day, past week, past month, past year, etc.)
National Weather Service Forecast Selection Page
Central Region Headquarters
US National Assessment of Climate Change
a detailed overview of the consequences of climate change and mechanisms for adaptation