Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Texas Gulf Basin, 1990

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Category                 Withdrawal Withdrawal      Total DepletionDepletion   Total   Return   Return    Total

                            Surface     Ground Withdrawal  Surface   Ground Depletion    Flow     Flow   Return

                              Water      Water               Water    Water           Surface   Ground     Flow

                                                                                     Water       Water

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Public Water Supply               0      24375      24375        0    12451    12451        0    11923    11923

Domestic (self-supplied)          0       1252       1252        0      563      563        0      688      688

Irrigated Agriculture             0     630437     630437        0   516067   516067        0   114370   114370

Livestock (self-supplied        152       2754       2906      152     2618     2770        0      136      136

Commercial (self-supplie          0       1416       1416        0     1113     1113        0      303      303

Industrial (self-supplie          0        432        432        0      366      366        0       65       65

Mining (self-supplied)            0      12543      12543        0     7211     7211        0     5332     5332

Power (self-supplied)             0       5376       5376        0     5376     5376        0        0        0

Reservoir Evaporation             0          0          0        0        0        0        0        0        0

                          ---------  ---------  --------- --------------------------- -------  -------  -------

                 TOTAL:         152     678585     678737      152   545766   545918        0   132818   132818







SOURCE: BRIAN, C., WILSON, P.E., 1992, "Water Use by Categories in New Mexico Counties and River Basins, and

        Irrigated Acreage in 1990", New Mexico State Engineer Office, Technical Report 47, Santa Fe, NM, p 92.