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Arkansas Lakes, Rivers and Water Resources



Arkansas Rivers Shown on the Map: Arkansas River, Bayou Bartholomew, Bayou DeView, Bayou Meto, Black River, Buffalo River, Cache River, Caddo River, Cossatot River, Fourche LaFave River, Hurricane Creek, Kings River, L'Anguille River, Little Missouri River, Little Red River, Mississippi River, Moro Creek, Mulberry River, Ouachita River, Petit Jean River, Red River, Saline River, Spring River, St. Francis River, Strawberry River and White River
Arkansas Lakes Shown on the Map: Beaver Lake, Bull Shoals Reservoir, Dardanelle Reservoir, DeGray Lake, Greens Ferry Lake, Lake Erling, Lake Greeson, Lake Hamilton, Lake Jack Lee, Lake Maumelle, Lake Ouachita, Millwood Reservoir and Norfork Lake.
Arkansas Stream and River Levels
The United States Geological Survey has a number of stream gages located throughout Arkansas. These estimate stream levels, discharges and record them over time. This data is published on the web and many stations allow users to plot custom graphs. Get updated Arkansas river and stream levels from USGS here.
Arkansas Stream and River Level Alerts
The United States Geological Survey has a system that will send you an email message when flood levels are reached on any steam with USGS gaging equipment that you have selected. Sign up here to recieve Arkansas stream and river level alerts.
Arkansas Water Publications
The United States Geological Survey has a number of publications related to water use and water resources in Arkansas. View the water resource publications for Arkansas here.
Arkansas Drought Map
The United States Geological Survey publishes updated drought maps on their website. There you can view a map that shows where below normal 7-day average stream flow conditions were recently recorded. The maps are updated daily. Get a current Arkansas drought map here.
Arkansas Precipitation Map
The National Atlas Project has precipitation maps for Arkansas and other states that you can view online or print for personal use. These maps show the average annual precipitation levels mapped across the state. View and print an Arkansas precipitation map here. Precipitation maps prepared by the PRISM Climate Group at Oregon State University and the United States Geological Survey.
Arkansas Elevation Map
The topography of an area determines the direction of stream flow and often is a primary influence on the geographic distribution of precipitation. View a detailed Arkansas elevation map.
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