Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Luna 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                0       3510       3510         0      1755      1755         0    1755    1755

Domestic (self-supplied)           0        285        285         0       128       128         0     157     157

Irrigated Agriculture           5280      98527     103807      2295     58691     60986      2985   39836   42821

Livestock (self-supplied)         96        423        519        96       422       518         0       1       1

Commercial (self-supplied)         0        144        144         0       118       118         0      26      26

Industrial (self-supplied)         0        157        157         0       125       125         0      32      32

Mining (self-supplied)             0        375        375         0       111       111         0     264     264

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

Reservoir Evaporation              0          0          0         0         0         0         0       0       0

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                   TOTAL:       5376     103420     108796      2391     61350     63741      2985   42070   45055







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 83.