An edition of: WaterAtlas.org
Sarasota County, USF Water Institute
This interactive map brings all water resource-related information together in one place
Use this interactive map to find data from continuously-reporting monitoring stations
View the latest rainfall amounts, radar-based rainfall estimates, or near-realtime rainfall data
Visualize spatial and temporal changes in important water quality measures
Search our library of water-related documents, maps, websites, videos and organizations
Find a particular water resource on any of the Water Atlas websites
Use this tool to graph water resource data and to download data for your own analysis
Explore water quality status and trends in Sarasota County's 8 major bay systems and their watersheds
Explore water quality status and trends in 17 coastal creeks and their watersheds
View an analysis of water quality trends over a ten-year period, showing areas of improvement and decline
Learn how Sarasota County and its co-permittees manage stormwater to minimize surface water pollution
Hurricanes, tropical storms and heavy rainfall can occur any time in Sarasota County, making YOUR property subject to flooding
Learn about techniques for capturing and using rainwater to reduce stormwater pollution and flooding while creating attractive landscapes
Be informed about important water-related news with implications in Sarasota County and elsewhere
Use this calendar to find opportunities for recreation, volunteering, and citizen participation
Learn about Sarasota's Neighborhood Environmental Stewardship Teams that are actively involved in projects in their neighborhoods
Discover the beauty and importance of seagrass habitats, and sign up to help monitor their health
Improve water quality in your community waterways so you can have more birds, more fish – and more fun!
Learn about the purpose of the Water Atlas program, the organizations who sponsor this Atlas, the people who maintain it, and the sources of its data
Leave feedback; Ask Questions; Report Problems
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Most Recent Rainfall By Location
View a map of recent rainfall in Sarasota County, as measured by County-operated remote monitoring stations.
Geographic distribution and variability of rainfall amounts
View the geographic distribution and variability of rainfall amounts, access statistical summaries of rainfall in graphs and charts, and download the data for your own analysis.
Continuous Data from Sampling Locations
Continuously-transmitting sampling sites can be accessed using this tool. View graphs of current data or download raw data. Ambient and historic sample sites can also be accessed by specifying a particular water resource.