Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Upper Colorado River Basin, 1995 
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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              17716         668       18384        9355         494        9849        8361         174        8535  
Domestic (self-supplied)             0        2657        2657           0        1196        1196           0        1461        1461  
Irrigated Agriculture           315665           0      315665      199267           0      199267      116398           0      116398  
Livestock (self-supplied)          172         548         720         172         546         718           0           2           2  
Commercial (self-supplied)         147          64         212         127          31         159          20          33          53  
Industrial (self-supplied)        2230          45        2275        2220          37        2257          10           8          19  
Mining (self-supplied)              83         652         735          54         652         706          29           0          29  
Power (self-supplied)            51908           0       51908       43066           0       43066        8841           0        8841  
Reservoir Evaporation            38797           0       38797       38797           0       38797           0           0           0  
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                   TOTAL:       426718        4634      431353      293058        2956      296015      133659        1678      135338

SOURCE: BRIAN, C., WILSON, P.E., 1997, "Water Use by Categories in New Mexico Counties and River Basins, and Irrigated Acreage in 1995", New Mexico State Engineer Office, Technical Report (in press), Santa Fe, NM.