New Mexico Water Science Center


At the New Mexico Water Science Center, we visualize our scientific information spatially through maps and geographic information systems (GIS) resources.

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Date published: May 4, 2020

New Mexico Water Science Center Current Water Conditions Dashboard

The maps utilize zoom and pan to allow you to focus in on the water-monitoring sites that interest you. The maps show current water conditions as compared to historical records.

Date published: March 13, 2018

Aquifers: Map of the Principal Aquifers of the United States

The areal and vertical location of the major aquifers is fundamental to the determination of groundwater availability for the Nation. The map, which is derived from the Ground Water Atlas of the United States, indicates the areal extent of the uppermost principal aquifers on a national scale.

Date published: March 13, 2018

USGS StreamStats

StreamStats version 4 is a Web application that provides access to an assortment of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) analytical tools that are useful for water-resources planning and management, and for engineering and design purposes. 

Date published: March 12, 2018

New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources Interactive Map (NMBGMR)

These geospatial data are provided to the public to aid in the understanding of the geologic resources of New Mexico.

Date published: March 12, 2018

The National Map

The National Map is a collaborative effort among the USGS and other Federal, State, and local partners to improve and deliver topographic information for the Nation. It has many uses ranging from recreation to scientific analysis to emergency response. The National Map is easily accessible for display on the Web, as products and services, and as downloadable data.

Date published: August 30, 2017

National Water Information System (NWIS) Mapper

The National Water Information System (NWIS) Mapper provides access to water-resources data at over 1.5 million sites across the U.S., including current and historical data. Users can search by site type, data type, site number, or place.