EPA's Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (EMAP)
Includes EMAP west, national coastal assessment, aquatic resource monitoring, landscape assessment approaches to answer questions on environmental status and trends; LRC project; Envirofacts Data Warehouse.
U.S. Geological Survey
Includes 1.5 million sites for water data from 1857; maps and searchable data by county and watershed; information on wildlife and birds from the Biological Resource Division;
NAWQA Pesticide National Synthesis Project.
Midcontinent Agricultural Chemical Research Project (Research on Pesticides in the Environment)
National Water Quality Assessment Program
Section 319 National Monitoring Program
This report provides profiles for 24 watershed projects selected under the NMP that are being monitored over a 6- to 10-year period to evaluate effectiveness of best management practices in reducing nonpoint source water pollution.
EPA Office of Wetlands, Oceans and Watersheds - Monitoring & Assessing Water Quality
Site maintains a database of water quality monitoring information from many different state agencies. Monitoring information can include information such as dissolved oxygen level and the abundance of aquatic plant and animal life. (Note: can be difficult to download information from this site).
The Water Quality Information Center at the National Agricultural Library has a database of online documents covering water and agriculture.
National Site for USDA Regional Pest Management Centers Information System
Provides searchable access to pesticide, commodity and pest information from the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Interregional Research Project #4 (IR-4), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Office of Pest Management Policy (OPMP) and other sources. Most of the sources listed below are taken from this site.
|Find Your Local Expert by County
Allows user to search for the Agricultural Extension Officer for their area.
Pest Management Expertise Database
Bayer Codes for Pests
Pest Management Strategic Plans
USDA NASS Crop Production Reports.
USDA / ERS Agricultural Resources and Environmental Indicators (AREI) Database and Mapping Tool
USDA / NRCS National Resources Inventory
IR-4 New Products/Transitional Solution List – August 2006
NASS Pesticide Use Data
NASS Agricultural Chemical Usage Reports
National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy (NCFAP) Pesticide Use Data
Pesticide Data Program (PDP)
FQPA Pesticide Database
Tennessee Valley Authority
NRCS National Agricultural Pesticide Environmental Risk Analysis (NAPRA)
Windows Pesticide Screening Tool (WIN-PST)
Extension Toxicology Network (EXTOXNET)
Pesticide Action Network Pesticides Database (PAN)
EPA Ecotox Database
North Carolina State University Water Quality Group WATERSHEDSS System
EPA Office of Children’s Health Protection
Acronyms used in USDA, EPA and other governmental documents
National Integrated Pest Management Search Engine
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC) EQIP Database
Center for Integrated Pest Management (CIPM)
Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC)
IPM Collaborative Research Support Program (CRSP)