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​Developed through the cooperative efforts of water and wastewater treatment systems and local, regional, and state agencies. The WRIS includes the Geographic Information System (GIS), as well as information on water resources, drinking water systems, wastewater treatment systems, project development, emergency response, regulations, and planning.


​Explore your Watershed! The Kentucky Watershed Viewer offers a wide variety of information regarding the Commonwealth's Watersheds. Accessing this interactive map can help determine the source of your drinking water and find water supply protection areas.


​The KyGeoNet is the Geospatial Data Clearinghouse for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. A variety of datasets can be located and downloaded, static map products can be viewed, and many web mapping applications and services are easily accessible. Water Supply Protection Area GIS data can be downloaded from this site.

Select the KyGeoPortal and enter one of the names below into the Find Geospatial Data search:
  • DOW Wellhead Protection (groundwater systems)
  • DOW SWAPP (surface water systems)