Watersheds of the World

Posted: 9 July 2003

This website (CD also available) contains the most comprehensive database of the world's river basins. It presents maps on twenty global issues, data and indicators of 154 basins, and an analysis of their state and the environmental goods and services they provide. Launched during the 3rd World Water Forum, it is produced by the Water Resources eAtlas, a collaborative effort of the World Resources Institute, IUCN, the International Water Management Institute and the Ramsar Convention.