U.S. Geological Survey Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Water Science Center
The U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana (OKI) Water Science Center is home to subject-matter experts, research scientists and laboratories, and personnel with expertise in diverse fields, including mathematical modeling of water, advanced computer programming, groundwater and surface-water research, biologic and ecosystems science, soil science, water-quality analysis. We are providing important information used in the management, assessment, and vulnerability analyses of water-supply, water quality, flood hazard, drought, and watershed issues.
The USGS OKI Water Science Center has about 160 employees providing the information used in the management, assessment, and vulnerability analysis of water-supply, water quality, flood hazard, drought, and watershed issues associated with Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana’s rich water resources.
Our staff are committed to helping you achieve your goals by providing water quantity and quality information, as well as scientific tools and understanding, when and where they are needed by citizens, businesses, and public officials. We are very interested in hearing about your water-resource needs and working together to help you make decisions, based on objective and credible information, in your roles as managers, scientists, policy makers, and other interested citizens of the States. If you would like more information, please contact our center staff.
The USGS OKI Water Science Center has been a proud and generous supporter of the Indiana Water Monitoring Council since 2009.