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OWI Partners

The Office of Water Information partners with federal, state, academic, and international organizations to build products to serve the scientific community

Advisory Committee on Water Information (ACWI)

The ACWI represents the interests of water-information users and professionals in advising the Federal Government on Federal water-information programs and their effectiveness in meeting the Nation's water-information needs.

OWI Collaborations with ACWI:

National Ground-Water Monitoring Network Data Portal

Water Quality Portal

National Water Quality Monitoring Council (NWQMC)

NWQMC provides a national forum for coordination of comparable and scientifically defensible methods and strategies to improve water quality monitoring, assessment and reporting, and promotes partnerships to foster collaboration, advance the science, and improve management within all elements of the water quality monitoring community.

OWI Collaborations with NWQMC:

National Environmental Methods Index (NEMI)

Water Quality Portal

USGS Libraries

The USGS Library system hosts the largest earth science library in the world. Established in 1879, the library continues to evolve and provide services to an ever wider population via electronic media.

OWI Collaborations with USGS Libraries:

USGS Publications Warehouse

Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN)

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) seeks to enhance the responsible development and use of Canada's natural resources and the competitiveness of Canada's natural resources products. They are an established leader in science and technology in the fields of energy, forests, and minerals and metals and use our expertise in earth sciences to build and maintain an up-to-date knowledge base of Canada's landmass.

OWI Collaborations with NRCAN:

National Ground-Water Monitoring Network Data Portal

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