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GIS

 

GIS


 

Welcome to the Santa Clara Valley Water District's Geographic Information System (GIS) page.
Links below point to publicly available spatial information and GIS applications used on this site.

 


Data

 

District GIS layers are saved in ESRI shapefile format and compressed in a zip file along with metadata.

 

You can download our GIS data at our

ArcGIS.com Gallery Page

Please be aware that GIS themes are for illustration and general analysis purposes only and are not accurate to surveying or engineering standards. Information is not guaranteed to be accurate, current, or complete and use of this information is your responsibility.

 

Links below are to other geographic data sources include web sites, GIS applications, and geographic services available on the Internet.

 

ESRI's ArcGIS Explorer software can be used to view data in shapefile format.

 

Please be aware that GIS themes are for illustration and general analysis purposes only and are not accurate to surveying or engineering standards. Information is not guaranteed to be accurate, current, or complete and use of this information is your responsibility.

Other GIS Data

BIOLOGY
California Natural Diversity Database (CNDDB) California Department of Fish and Wildlife
National Wetlands Inventory (NWI) Wetlands U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Multi-source Land Cover Data State of California Geoportal
Land Cover U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) EarthExplorer
Critical Habitat - Biogeographical Information and Observation System (BIOS) California Department of Fish and Wildlife
ECOX - Threatened & Endangered Species Active Critical Habitat Report US Fish & Wildlife Service
BOUNDARY
City Boundaries US Census Bureau TIGER/Line Data
County Boundaries State of California Geoportal
California State Assembly District Boundaries State of California Geoportal
California US Congressional District Boundaries US Census Bureau TIGER/Line Data
California State Senate District Boundaries State of California Geoportal
California Regional Water Quality Control Board Districts State of California Geoportal
San Jose City Council District Boundaries City of San Jose
Santa Clara County Supervisor District Boundaries County of Santa Clara
California Zip Code Boundaries US Census Bureau
School Districts and Board of Education US Census Bureau
SchoolsCalifornia Department of Education
Water Retailer Boundaries California Environmental Health Tracking Program
CADASTRE
Parcel Data County of Santa Clara
California Parks and Open Space California Protected Areas Data Portal
COMMON
USGS Digital Raster Graphics (DRG) Boundary/Quad Grids GIS Data Depot
Public Land Survey System (PLSS) Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
ELEVATION
Santa Clara County LiDAR-based Elevation Contours Santa Clara Valley Water District
Santa Clara County LiDAR U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) EarthExplorer
GEOPHYSICAL
Soils Data USDA:NRCS:Geospatial Data Gateway
Santa Clara County GeologyU.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Open-File Report 93-693
Maps of Quaternary Deposits and Liquefaction Susceptibility in the Central San Francisco Bay Region, California U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Open-File Report 2006-1037
California Faults - EHP Quaternary Faults and Folds Map Service U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Summary distribution of slides and earth flows in the San Francisco Bay region, California U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Open-File Report 97-745C
HYDROGRAPHY
Creeks and Water Bodies US Census Bureau TIGER/Line Data
California Interagency Watershed Map State of California Geoportal
FEMA Flood Maps Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
National Flood Hazard Layer (NFHL) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Coastal Flood Risk Resources Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Sea Level Rise Inundation National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Average Precipitation USDA:NRCS:Geospatial Data Gateway
Creek Maps Oakland Museum
RASTER
Santa Clara County Orthophotos The National Map Viewer
USGS Digital Raster Graphics (DRG) County Mosaics USDA:NRCS:Geospatial Data Gateway
Historical Topographic Map Explorer U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Land Cover Trends Field Photo Map U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
TRANSPORTATION
Roads and Railroads US Census Bureau TIGER/Line Data

 


Applications

Groundwater ElevationsView historical groundwater elevation data for groundwater monitoring wells
Water Retailer LookupLook up your water retailer based on an address
SCVWD BenchmarksFind information on benchmarks in SCVWD's vertical control network
Find My District & Flood ZoneProvide an address to learn its SCVWD district and director
One Water PlanAn Integrated Water Resources Master Plan Mapping Application
Flood Forecast SystemView flood forecasts for a select number of ALERT stream gages
SCVWD WebcamsView SCVWD web and cell cam locations and images

 


 

If you have questions about this web page, please contact GIS Support.