Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Torrance 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        781        781         0       352       352         0     430     430

Domestic (self-supplied)           0        477        477         0       215       215         0     262     262

Irrigated Agriculture              0      41820      41820         0     31288     31288         0   10532   10532

Livestock (self-supplied)         29        280        309        29       279       309         0       1       1

Commercial (self-supplied)         0         47         47         0        23        23         0      24      24

Industrial (self-supplied)         0         17         17         0        17        17         0       0       0

Mining (self-supplied)             0          0          0         0         0         0         0       0       0

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

Reservoir Evaporation              0          0          0         0         0         0         0       0       0

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

                   TOTAL:         29      43422      43451        29     32173     32203         0   11248   11248







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 90.