Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Grant County, 1990

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Category                  Withdrawal Withdrawal      Total Depletion Depletion     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              126       3290       3416        63      1975      2038        63    1315    1378

Domestic (self-supplied)           0        666        666         0       300       300         0     366     366

Irrigated Agriculture          25241       3997      29238      3429      2384      5813     21812    1613   23425

Livestock (self-supplied)        302        324        627       302       324       626         0       1       1

Commercial (self-supplied)         0        200        200         0        90        90         0     110     110

Industrial (self-supplied)         0          2          2         0         2         2         0       0       0

Mining (self-supplied)             0      30466      30466         0     24681     24681         0    5785    5785

Power (self-supplied)              0        645        645         0       645       645         0       0       0

Reservoir Evaporation              0          0          0         0         0         0         0       0       0

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                   TOTAL:      25669      39591      65260      3794     30401     34195     21875    9190   31065







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 79.