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International

Wikipedia Lists of Lakes :package:

HydroLAKES :package:

HydroATLAS

World Lake Database

GloboLakes: high-resolution global limnology dataset

Global Lakes and Wetlands Database :package: (GLWD)

Global Lake area, Climate, and Population dataset (GLCP)

Global Reservoir and Dam Database (GranD)

Global Lake Database (GLDB)

Dams, lakes and reservoirs database (World Water Development Report II)

Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI) :package:

StreamPULSE: High frequency stream metabolism data

GEMS-GLORI world river discharge database

Greenhouse gas emissions from lakes and impoundments (Delsontro et al. 2018)

Global Lake and River Ice Phenology Database

Global Surface Water Dataset (GSW)

Global Reservoir Surface Area Dataset (GRSAD)

Global Reservoir Geometry Database (ReGeomData)

Near-global environmental information for freshwater ecosystems in 1km resolution (EarthEnv)

Reservoir and Lake Surface Area Timeseries-Reservoirs (ReaLSAT-R)

Global River Chemistry Database (GLORICH)

Global Water Chemistry Database (GLOWACHEM)

Global Reservoirs and Lakes Monitor (G-REALM)

Time series of water levels in the rivers and lakes around the world (Hydroweb)

Global Georeferenced Database of Dams (GOODD)

Global River Widths from Landsat Database (GRWL)

River and Reservoir Watch

Simulated Topological Networks (STN)

Lake origin/formation classifications (Sharma and Bryne. 2011) See supplement(s)

Global Streamflow Indices and Metadata Archive (GSIM)

Geonames

USA

USA National Lakes Assessment :package: (NLA)

USA National Eutrophication Survey :package: (NES)

USA National Hydography Dataset :package: (NHD)

USA National Inventory of Dams :package: (NID)

USA National Water Information System :package: (NWIS)

USA Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

American Rivers Dam Removal List

USGS Dam Removal Science Database

National Lake Morphometry Database

A Reservoir Morphology Database for the Conterminous United States

National Water-Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA)

The Hydro Network-Linked Data Index (NLDI)

Dam Metrics Representing Stream Fragmentation and Flow Alteration

National Anthropogenic Barrier Dataset (NABD)

National Surface Water Survey :package: (NSWS)

Changes in anthropogenic influences on streams and rivers in the conterminous U.S. over the last 40 years

Lotic Intersite Nitrogen eXperiment II (LINX II): nitrate uptake and retention in 72 streams across 8 different biomes (2003 – 2006).

AquaSat: A Data Set to Enable Remote Sensing of Water Quality for Inland Waters

CAMELS: Large-Sample Hydrometeorological Dataset

SPARROW: simulated streamflow, nutrient and suspended-sediment loads in the United States

Canada

Canada Hydro Features Database (Canvec) :package:

National Water Data Archive (HYDAT) :package:

IceWatch

Europe

European Environment Agency - Waterbase (EEA)

Water Framework Directive - Catchment Data Explorer :package:

European Multi Lake Survey

UK

UK - Water Framework Directive - Waterbodies (WFD)

UK Lakes Portal

Environment Agency - Water Quality Archive

UK National River Flow Archive (NRFA) :package:

Australia

Australian Hydrological Geospatial Fabric (AHGF)

Sweden

Water Information System Sweden

Swedish Lake Register

SLU - long-term monitoring of lakes

Switzerland

National long-term surveillance of Swiss rivers (NADUF)

Netherlands

Rijkswaterstaat (“National Waterlevels”)

Regional

North America

North American River Width Data Set (NARWidth)

Connecticut

Connecticut Lake Bathymetry Contours

Florida

DBHYDRO :package:

Minnesota

MN DNR (LakeFinder)

Lake Bathymetric Outlines, Contours, Vegetation, and DEM

New York

Adirondack Lakes Survey (ALS)

Ontario

Provincial (Stream) Water Quality Monitoring Network

Oregon

Atlas of Oregon Lakes

Wisconsin

WI DNR

Vermont

VT DEC

Eastern US

Lake multi-scaled geospatial and temporal database (LAGOSNE) :package:

Western US

Georeferenced Lake Nutrient Chemistry Database (GLNC)

British Columbia

BC Freshwater Atlas :package:

North American Great Lakes

Great Lakes Hydrography Dataset (GLHD)

Models

Advanced Lake Biogeochemistry Model (ALBM)

AQUASIM

CE-QUAL-W2

Environmental Fluid Dynamics Code (EFDC)

FLake :package:

General Lake Model (GLM) :package:

HYdrological Predictions for the Environment (HYPE)

MyLake :package:

Precipitation Runoff Modeling System (PRMS)

Raven Hydrological Modelling Framework :package:

Simstrat :package:

SPARROW :package:

Variable Infiltration Capacity Model (VIC)

Water Ecosystems Tool (WET, GOTM-FABM-PCLake)