Hydrology Open Data
- General - Definitions of the quality flags
- General - How often is the hydrometric data updated?
- General - What is the difference between checked and unchecked data?
- General - How can I download the Data?
- General - How accurate is the data?
- General - What is sub-daily data?
- Consented Discharges to Controlled Waters with Conditions - clarification of units
- OS MasterMap Water Network - Public Sector Geospatial Agreement (PSGA)
- Association of Drainage Authorities: Administrative Boundaries - Internal Drainage Districts in England
- Bathing Waters Explorer - Why are some days blank on the scatter diagrams?
- What is the delay between taking a sea water sample and the reporting on the Bathing Waters Explorer
- Links to ESRI REST Endpoints now available on the DSP
Using the Data Services Platform
- ★ Data Services Platform user guide
- DSP update on inactive users
- Understanding the Metadata dates displayed for datasets on the DEFRA Data Services Platform & data.gov.uk:
- Changes to visibility of restricted spatial data to contractor users.
- Why was my account made inactive and how can I reactivate it?
- How can I cancel or track my data order?
Using the Forum
Learn About Linked Data
- An Introduction to Linked Data
- What is Linked Data - Podcast
- The benefits of publishing data as Linked Data
- How to use PublishMyData to get Linked Data
- Introduction to using SPARQL
- Bitesize: What Linked Data looks like technically
Survey Data Catalogue
- How do I download multiple Lidar tiles at the same time?
- What is the point density considered in your LiDAR Programme?
- Lidar data - ASCII to GeoTiffs
- Where can I get Scottish LIDAR data?
- Where can I view the Lidar data?
- Where can I get metadata for the Lidar data?
Public Registers Online
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- Waste Carriers, Brokers and Dealers widget
- How do I access the Public Register Online (PRO)?
- Why is the telephone number not displayed?
- I have a query about a licence/permit where do i send it?
- I am unable to search by EWC waste code
Ecology and Fish Data
Reservoir Flood Maps
Flood Plan Explorer (FPE)
- What is the Flood Plan Explorer (FPE)?
- How do I use the Flood Plan Explorer (FPE)?
- The Flood Plan Explorer (FPE) is not working, what should I do?
- How do I use the map?
- Why can’t I see any measures listed on a page?
- Why can’t I see any measures on a map?
Risk of Flooding from Surface Water
- Risk of Flooding from Surface Water - dataset explained
- How do I download the Risk of Flooding from Surface Water (ROFSW)
- Can I Download Large Areas Of Risk of Flooding from Surface Water Data?
- ROFSW - Why can't the maps be used at property level?
- Is climate change scenario included in RoFSW map?
- What is the difference between RoFSW and uFMfSW?
Rural Payments Agency Land Parcels
- How do i access the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) Land Parcels data?
- How soon will my land change made using an RLE1 form be available for download or access as a web feature service?
- What if the data looks wrong or I can’t see my fields, land covers or hedges in the preview?
- What is a Map REST Service?
- How do I find my Single Business Identifier (SBI)?
Check for Drinking Water Safeguard Zones (SgZ) and Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZ)
Catchment Data Explorer (CDE)
Water Quality Archive
- How to i download the Water Quality Archive in CSV (excel) format?
- Water Quality Archive - How do i find out what method(s) were used for each determinand?
- Water Quality Archive - Can i get a listing for location of every water sampling site, or a shapefile of these sites?
- Water Quality Archive - Wild swimming
- How do I access the Water Quality Archive (WQA)?
- Water Quality Archive - daily updates
Coastal Flood Boundaries
- Coastal Flood Boundaries - additional help and further information
- Where can I access the Coastal Flood Boundaries data and guidance documents?
- How is sea level rise accounted for in the CFB?
- I am concerned about the large differences in values in some locations and the effects on my project.
- Levels have fallen in my area of interest since the previous CFB update. How can this be when sea levels are known to be rising?
- What has changed in CFB 2018?
INSPIRE Guidance and Tools
- 1. Getting Started
- 2. Data Sharing Operational Guidance
- 3. Network Services
- 3.1.1. Metadata Standard
- 3.1.2. UK Location Metadata Editor
- 3.1.3. UK GEMINI Metadata Standard Technical Guidance
Met Office Observer Rainfall
- What is the Environment Agency’s storage rain gauge network?
- What is this data used for?
- Are we considering making this data open access?
- How can someone request this data
- How does this differ from rainfall data in hydrology open data (live and historic telemetry data)
- How does the storage rain gauge network differ from the EA automatic gauge network?