High Plains/Ogallala Aquifer Information

The High Plains Aquifer Information Network

Links for Colorado

Organizations > National / Regional

Bureau of Land Management
Colorado programs
Geospatial Data and Metadata On Line for BLM Colorado
statewide geospatial datasets
Bureau of Reclamation (US Department of the Interior)
managing water in the American west
Bureau of Reclamation Great Plains Region
encompasses nine western states,and hundreds of irrigation projects, dams, and other water-supply related facilities
High Plains Regional Climate Center
climate data and maps for High Plains area
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Colorado
National Water and Climate Center
Plains Organization for Wind Energy Resources (POWER)
wind information and state energy sites
US Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Agricultural Research Service
research projects in agriculture, nutrition, technology, the environment and other topics
Colorado Agricultural Statistics Service
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8
Serving Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming and 27 Tribal Nations
STORET Database Access
water quality data
Surf Your Watershed
watershed data search
US Geological Survey (USGS)
USGS Fact Sheets (Listed by State)
Ground Water Atlas of the United States: Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah
text and maps on High Plains aquifer in these states
National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program--High Plains Regional Ground Water Study
Water Data for Colorado (NWISWeb)
Water Resources of Colorado
Water-Quality Data for Colorado