Kansas Water Science Center
Current Streamflow Conditions
Welcome to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Web page for the water resources of Kansas. Here you'll find information on Kansas's rivers and streams. You'll also find information about groundwater, water quality, and many other topics. The USGS operates the most extensive satellite network of stream-gaging stations in the state, many of which form the backbone of flood-warning systems.
The Kansas Water Science Center provides current ("real-time")
stream stage in Kansas and streamflow,
and groundwater levels for over 200 sites.
Of Current Interest
USGS Open File Report: Preliminary Simulation of Chloride Transport in the Equus Beds Aquifer and Simulated Effects of Well Pumping and Artificial Recharge on Groundwater Flow and Chloride Transport near the City of Wichita, Kansas, 1990 through 2008
USGS Fact Sheet: Summary of Hydrologic Conditions in Kansas, 2013 Water Year U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014-3061, 6p.
USGS WaterAlert Service
Now you can receive instant, customized updates about water conditions by subscribing to WaterAlert, a new service from the U.S. Geological Survey. WaterAlert allows you to receive daily or hourly updates about current conditions in rivers, lakes and groundwater when they match conditions of concern to you.
Kansas Earthquakes - Last 30 days
The Kansas Water Science Center produces publications about water resources. Search our publications