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USGS Water Data for Nevada

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Search for Sites With Data
Sites with real-time or recent surface-water, groundwater,or water-quality data.
Descriptive site information for all sites with links to all available water data for individual sites.
Map of all sites with links to all available water data for individual sites.

Frequent Searches By Data Category
Water flow and levels in streams and lakes.
Water levels in wells.
Chemical and physical data for streams, lakes, springs, wells and other sites.
Water use information.

In 1889, the U.S. Geological Survey established its first gaging station in Nevada and providing to the public data about Nevada's water resources. Today, this systematic collection and dissemination of hydrologic data is made possible with the cooperation from Federal, Tribal, State, and local agencies.

These pages provide access to water-resources data collected at approximately 20,000 sites in Nevada. Online access to this data is organized around the categories listed to the left.

The USGS investigates the occurrence, quantity, quality, distribution, and movement of surface and underground waters and disseminates the data to the public; Tribal, State and local governments; public and private utilities; and other Federal agencies involved with managing Nevada's water resources. For more information on the USGS activities in Nevada, please visit our home page.