The Kansas Dept. of Agriculture’s Division of Water Resources administers 30 laws and responsibilities including the Kansas Water Appropriation Act which governs how water is allocated and used; statutes regulating the construction of dams, levees and other changes to streams; the state’s four interstate river compacts; as well as coordinating the national flood insurance program in Kansas.

Our website can be found at: http://www.agriculture.ks.gov/divisions-programs/dwr where you can learn more about our work, how to contact our main office and field offices for assistance, and more.