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National Aquatic Resource Surveys

Outreach Materials from NARS

This page presents recent materials from the results of the National Aquatic Resource Surveys. Materials include photo story slideshows that highlight key findings from recent reports, factsheets and infographics, webcasts from the Watershed Academy, and videos of scientists discussing their work on NARS.

For more information on the assessments included in NARS, please visit the individual survey pages (National Lakes Assessment, National Rivers and Streams Assessment, National Coastal Condition Assessment, National Wetland Condition Assessment).

Photo Stories on Key Findings





Click to view infographics from the National Lakes Assessment 2012

Click to view and download the NLA 2012 InfographicClick to view and download the NLA 2012 infographic


Steve Paulsen, Research Ecologist with the National Aquatic Resource Surveys