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About the New Jersey Water Science Center

The New Jersey Water Science Center (NJ WSC) is one of 48 Water Science Centers in the Water Resources Discipline of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The Water Science Center's mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural hazards; and manage water resources for the people of the United States and the State of New Jersey.

The NJ WSC has a long history of excellence in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of hydrologic and related data. By providing relevant water data and interpretation when and where it is needed, the NJ WSC has successfully helped water managers at the National, State and local levels to achieve their management goals in addressing the critical water issues of New Jersey.

Office Information

New Jersey Water Science Center

3450 Princeton Pike, Suite 110
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Phone: 609-771-3900
FAX: 609-771-3915


The New Jersey Water Science Center staff is composed of professional scientists, technicians, and support personnel who are committed to providing accurate and timely natural-resource information to New Jersey and the Nation. By integrating our diverse scientific expertise, we work to analyze and understand complex hydrogeologic and biological systems and excel in:

      • Operating and maintaining state wide data-collection networks
      • Maintaining extensive, high-quality water-resource databases
      • Analysis of groundwater flow
      • Analysis of metal geochemistry
      • Developing environmental-flow goals
      • Developing a strong, long-term relationship with State and interstate water-resource managers

For more information on who we are and what we do, use the links below:

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