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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.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Missouri Water Science Center of the U.S. Geological Survey is to provide the hydrologic information and understanding needed for optimum utilization and management of water resources throughout the United States. To accomplish this mission, we:

  • Collect, on a systematic basis, data needed for the continuing determination and evaluation of the quantity, quality, and use of Missouri's water resources.
  • Conduct interpretive appraisals describing the occurrence, availability, and biological characteristics of surface and ground water.
  • Conduct supportive basic and problem-oriented research in hydraulics, hydrology, and related fields of science.
  • Disseminate data and results of investigations and research through reports, maps, computerized information services, and other forms of public releases.
  • Provide scientific and technical assistance in hydrologic fields to other Federal, State, and local agencies.

Vision Statement

Excellence in hydrologic information, products, and services, through teamwork, diversity, and a commitment to continuous improvement.

For more information contact:

U.S. Geological Survey

Missouri Water Science Center

1400 Independence Road, MS-100

Rolla, MO 65401

Telephone: (573) 308-3667

Fax: (573) 308-3645

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