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Water Resources Data System
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071
Ph (307) 766-6651
Fax (307) 766-3785
Other Data Sources
Listed below are links to websites that host both water and climatological data for the state of Wyoming.
Water Resources Data System (WRDS)
The Water Resources Data System is a clearinghouse of hydrological and climatological data for the State of Wyoming. Funded by the Wyoming Water Development Office, the System offers a wide range of products and services to its users.
Cooperative Data Posting
Through the use of its Web site, the Water Resources Data System is disseminating Wyoming water resource information from State and Federal Agencies to its users. Water Resources Data System and State Climate Office work with a number of State and Federal Agencies to disseminate data and information on Wyoming climate and water resources. We also work with agencies such as the Natural Resources Conservation Service to produce summary maps and other products related to snowpack conditions.
Wyoming Water Library
This comprehensive collection of almost 21,000 documents is an exceptional resource for individuals desiring more indepth information on the State's water resources.
Wyoming State Water Plan
The water planning process for the State of Wyoming provides accurate, contemporary water information to enable state and local decision makers to manage water resources efficiently. It also maintains an inventory of water data for use by state agencies such as the Business Council, Agriculture, Game and Fish, State Lands, Environmental Quality, Attorney General, Commerce and the State Engineer.
WyGISC GIS Data
This clearinghouse provides browsing and query tools for locating and downloading spatial data.
USGS Stream Flow - WaterWatch
Maps depicting streamflow conditions as computed at USGS streamgages.
CoCoRaHS is an acronym for the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network. CoCoRaHS is a unique, non-profit, community-based network of volunteers of all ages and backgrounds working together to measure and map precipitation (rain, hail and snow). By using low-cost measurement tools, stressing training and education, and utilizing an interactive Web-site, our aim is to provide the highest quality data for natural resource, education and research applications.
Snotel Plots and Snotel vs River Stage Charts
SNOTEL is an automated system of snowpack and related climate sensors operated by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) of the United States Department of Agriculture in the Western United States.
Effective June 30, 1998 the University of Wyoming closed the Wyoming Water Resources Center. Information and Education materials produced by the Center were transferred to the Water Resources Data System.
Click Here to Make an Online Data Request to WRDS