Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Union 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       1050       1050         0       473       473         0     578     578

Domestic (self-supplied)           0        109        109         0        49        49         0      60      60

Irrigated Agriculture           6958      73817      80775      3623     62791     66414      3335   11026   14361

Livestock (self-supplied)        126       1164       1289       126      1162      1287         0       2       2

Commercial (self-supplied)         0          2          2         0         1         1         0       1       1

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

Mining (self-supplied)             0         12         12         0         2         2         0      10      10

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

Reservoir Evaporation            479          0        479       479         0       479         0       0       0

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                   TOTAL:       7563      76155      83717      4228     64477     68705      3335   11677   15012







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.