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Welcome to Ask WATERS, the Query Tool for Water!

Ask WATERS answers multi-program questions that draw on information from the databases linked through WATERS. This tool generates cross-program calculations, examines spatial relationships between programs, performs nationwide analyses, produces multi-program inventory reports for a given geographic area, and investigates interstate water quality issues.

Ask WATERS contains two different types of queries:

Simple Query answers frequently asked questions about WATERS data. Its easy-to-use interface returns summary, detailed, and graphical results in an easy-to-read format.

Expert Query is a powerful tool consisting of fully interactive database views for users requiring more specific data analyses.

Whatever you want to know, just Ask WATERS!