This page provides a listing of places to go for more information on Kansas water resources and its management.
News: see KWRC’s blog
Places to go for water information:
See the following link for a more extensive list of agencies: https://kansasrunsonwater.org/intro-to-ks-water/links-to-resources/
Kansas State agencies:
- Kansas Department of Agriculture (KDA), Division of Water Resources (DWR), allocates and manages the state’s water resources, Interstate compacts (Republican River, KS-CO Arkansas River, and more) and regulation of stream and flood plains
- KDA, Division of Conservation (DOC) funding of natural resources project via state water plan.
- Kansas Water Office (KWO) – State’s water planning agency
- Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Division of Environment – water quality
- Groundwater Management Districts (GMDs) – assists in management of major Kansas aquifers. Much, more at link in heading.
- Watershed Districts. State Association of Kansas Watersheds (SAKW)
- Kansas Rural Water Association assists Kansas water and wastewater utilities