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Water-resources cataloging unit data sets by State (compressed MSDOS format)

From this page you can download water-use data sets from the National Water-Use Data Archive to your computer. This area contains water-resources cataloging unit data files, by state, in compressed MSDOS format. (Note: You do not need any special software to uncompress these files). Data files are also available in compressed formats for compressed UNIX format, or in plain ASCII format.

To download any of the files listed below, just click on the 'hotlinked' file name.

To download any of the files listed below, just click on the 'hotlinked' file name.

Note: Netscape does not seem to be able to download these files to your disk...if you find this happens, then download the plain ASCII files instead.

Water-Use data dictionary Get help on data-file types and data definitions.

                                  Approx                                        Approx                                       
          1990          1985       File                 1990          1985       File
State     file          file       size      State      file          file       size
-----  ----------    ----------   ------     -----   ----------    ----------   ------
 AK    ak90w8.exe    ak85w8.exe    22 Kb       AL    al90w8.exe    al85w8.exe    25 Kb
 AR    ar90w8.exe    ar85w8.exe    25 Kb       AZ    az90w8.exe    az85w8.exe    25 Kb
 CA    ca90w8.exe    ca85w8.exe    41 Kb       CO   co90w8.exe co85w8.exe    29 Kb
 CT    ct90w8.exe    ct85w8.exe    18 Kb       DC    dc90w8.exe    dc85w8.exe    16 Kb
 DE    de90w8.exe    de85w8.exe    17 Kb       FL    fl90w8.exe    no file       25 Kb
 GA    ga90w8.exe    ga85w8.exe    25 Kb       HI    hi90w8.exe    hi85w8.exe    17 Kb
 IA    ia90w8.exe    ia85w8.exe    17 Kb       ID    id90w8.exe    id85w8.exe    25 Kb
 IL    il90w8.exe    no file       26 Kb       IN    in90w8.exe    no file       23 Kb
 KS    ks90w8.exe    ks85w8.exe    29 Kb       KY    ky90w8.exe    ky85w8.exe    23 Kb
 LA    la90w8.exe    la85w8.exe    23 Kb       MA    ma90w8.exe    ma85w8.exe    19 Kb
 MD    md90w8.exe    md85w8.exe    19 Kb       ME    me90w8.exe    me85w8.exe    19 Kb
 MI    mi90w8.exe    mi85w8.exe    27 Kb       MN    mn90w8.exe    mn85w8.exe    27 Kb
 MO    mo90w8.exe    mo85w8.exe    27 Kb       MS    ms90w8.exe    ms85w8.exe    24 Kb
 MT    mt90w8.exe    mt85w8.exe    24 Kb       NC    nc90w8.exe    nc85w8.exe    25 Kb
 ND    nd90w8.exe    nd85w8.exe    22 Kb       NE    ne90w8.exe    ne85w8.exe    27 Kb
 NH    nh90w8.exe    nh85w8.exe    18 Kb       NJ    nj90w8.exe    nj85w8.exe    19 Kb
 NM    nm90w8.exe    nm85w8.exe    24 Kb       NV    nv90w8.exe    nv85w8.exe    24 Kb
 NY    ny90w8.exe    ny85w8.exe    27 Kb       OH    oh90w8.exe    oh85w8.exe    24 Kb
 OK    ok90w8.exe    ok85w8.exe    26 Kb       OR    or90w8.exe    or85w8.exe    29 Kb
 PA    pa90w8.exe    pa85w8.exe    25 Kb       PR    pr90w8.exe    no file       17 Kb
 RI    ri90w8.exe    ri85w8.exe    17 Kb       SC    sc90w8.exe    sc85w8.exe    22 Kb
 SD    sd90w8.exe    sd85w8.exe    22 Kb       TN    tn90w8.exe    tn85w8.exe    25 Kb
 TX    tx90w8.exe    no file       48 Kb       UT    ut90w8.exe    ut85w8.exe    24 Kb
 VA    va90w8.exe    va85w8.exe    24 Kb       VI    vi90w8.exe    no file       16 Kb
 VT    vt90w8.exe    vt85w8.exe    18 Kb       WA    wa90w8.exe    wa85w8.exe    27 Kb
 WI    wi90w8.exe    wi85w8.exe    24 Kb       WV    wv90w8.exe    wv85w8.exe    21 Kb
 WY    wy90w8.exe    wy85w8.exe    26 Kb        

All 1990 files in a single file --->> us90w8st.exe (1600 Kb)

Be sure to download the water-use data dictionary also! (You'll only need it once - it describes all of USGS's water-use data files and data elements).


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