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OWR Mobile

Android and Apple iPhone/iPad Apps

  • AutoCAD WS By Autodesk Inc.
    View, edit, and share your DWG™ files with anyone, anywhere. AutoCAD WS mobile app enables you to work with AutoCAD drawings directly on your Android, or Apple iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.

  • ArcGIS By ESRI
    ArcGIS is a great way to discover and use maps. Maps come to life in ArcGIS. Tap on the map or use your current location and discover information about what you see. You can query the map, search and find interesting information, measure distances and areas of interest and share maps with others via Android or Apple mobile.

  • Flood Map Mobile By Atkins North America, Inc
    Flood Map Mobile delivers powerful information to your Android, or Apple iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch making you aware of your risks and enabling you to take the proper action. View FEMA flood hazard zones and stream gage data, see flood reports and more.

  • FEMA Mobile App . Alerts from the National Weather Service: Receive severe weather alerts for up to five locations across the U.S. and see information about how to stay safe. Upload and share photos of damage and recovery efforts. Save a custom list of the items in your family’s emergency kit, as well as the places you will meet in case of an emergency. Locate and receive driving directions to open shelters and disaster recovery centers. Safety tips. Apply for assistance: Easily access to apply for federal disaster assistance.

  • USGS Mobile Water Data . A map of stream gages, in Beta currently, highlights current condition data near your mobile device.

  • USGS FloodWatch App . Monitor river and stream height and rainfall totals with ease. Keep an eye on flooding conditions near you.  (iPhone and Android)

  • River Data by Fizzy Artwerks . River and stream gage mapping with water level graphs. iPad, iPhone support.

  • Rivercast for iPhone and iPad. River level observations and forecasts, color coded. Favorites customization. 

  • Bioswale Survey . Inspect bioswale features for size, quantity of runoff captured, and any issues present that need repair or remediation, by Fulcrum .

  • Water Sampling Survey . Track water sampling locations & quality measurements with our Water Sampling Survey app. Collect & map out samples, flag areas, and document testing, by Fulcrum .



USGS WaterAlert . Receive automatic alerts to your phone when real-time collected data exceeds user-defined thresholds.


USGS WaterNow . Current conditions for water data directly to your mobile phone or email. Send an email or text message containing a USGS current-conditions gaging site number and quickly receive a reply with its most recent observations.