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USGS Water Science Centers are located in each state.

There is a USGS Water Science Center office in each State. Washington Oregon California Idaho Nevada Montana Wyoming Utah Colorado Arizona New Mexico North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Oklahoma Texas Minnesota Iowa Missouri Arkansas Louisiana Wisconsin Illinois Mississippi Michigan Indiana Ohio Kentucky Tennessee Alabama Pennsylvania West Virginia Georgia Florida Caribbean Alaska Hawaii New York Vermont New Hampshire Maine Massachusetts South Carolina North Carolina Rhode Island Virginia Connecticut New Jersey Maryland-Delaware-D.C.

New Jersey Water-Resources Projects

The USGS New Jersey Water Science Center conducts projects that involve the collection, monitoring, management, and analysis of data on hydrologic and biological resource conditions. These projects address a wide variety of water-resources issues, including water supply, ground-water contamination, nutrient loading in streams, ecological influences, effects of land use on water quality, and basic hydrologic and biological data collection. The purpose of this project work is to provide reliable, impartial, and timely information needed to understand the Nation's water resources and enable decision makers to wisely manage the Nation's water resources. Project work is accomplished with funding by State, county, municipal, and Federal cooperators with water-resources responsibilities. Some projects provide online sites through which the public can see much of the ongoing work. Results and data from other projects are not available until they are published.

Active New Jersey Projects

New Jersey ground water projects.Surface Water Projects

Studies involving water on the land surface.

New Jersey ground water projects.Ground Water Projects

Studies involving water below ground and in aquifers.

New Jersey water quality projects.Water Quality Projects

Studies concerning the chemical and physical characteristics of water.

New Jersey water quality projects.Biology Projects

Studies involving water's connection to living things.

Completed New Jersey Projects

New Jersey past projectsCompleted Projects

Completed New Jersey Water Science Center projects.

Toxic Substances Hydrology Program

National Water Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA)


Groundwater Model Archive

National Monitoring Network

Barnegat Bay Restoration

Surficial Aquifers Studies

Africa Groundwater Exploration and Assessment Program

Featured Project

New Screening Tool

MAp of groundwater assessments

A new screening tool to assess the potential risk posed by contaminated groundwater moving from landfills to nearby streams, wetlands and residences has been developed by the U.S. Geological Survey and the New Jersey Pinelands Commission.

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