Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Socorro county, 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                  0        2184        2184           0         816         816           0        1368        1368 
Domestic (self-supplied)             0         323         323           0         145         145           0         178         178 
Irrigated Agriculture           122538       37709      160247       36427       21425       57852       86111       16284      102395 
Livestock (self-supplied)           73         887         960          73         840         913           0          47          47 
Commercial (self-supplied)           0        1049        1049           0         676         676           0         373         373 
Industrial (self-supplied)           0          16          16           0          16          16           0           0           0 
Mining (self-supplied)               0          16          16           0           8           8           0           8           8 
Power (self-supplied)                0           0           0           0           0           0           0           0           0 
Reservoir Evaporation             7570           0        7570        7570           0        7570           0           0           0 
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                   TOTAL:       130181       42184      172365       44070       23926       67996       86111       18258      104369

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.