High Plains/Ogallala Aquifer Information

The High Plains Aquifer Information Network

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Organizations > National/Regional

Bureau of Indian Affairs
administration and management of 55.7 million acres of land held in trust by the United States for American Indians, Indian tribes, and Alaska Natives
Bureau of Reclamation (US Department of the Interior)
managing water in the American west
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
National Drought Mitigation Center
helps people and institutions implement measures to reduce societal vulnerability to drought
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
US Department of Agriculture (USDA) - help people conserve, maintain, and improve our natural resources and environment
NRCS Nebraska
National Water and Climate Center
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7
serving Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and 9 Tribal Nations.
STORET Database Access
water quality data.
Surf Your Watershed
watershed data search
US Geological Survey (USGS)
Fact Sheets (Listed by State)
Groundwater Atlas of the United States: Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
text and maps on High Plains aquifer in these states
USGS High Plains Water-Level Monitoring Study
National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program - High Plains Regional Ground Water Study
Water Data for Nebraska (NWISWeb)
Water Resources of Nebraska
Water-Quality Data for Nebraska