Summary of Water use (in acre-feet) in Union 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         625         625           0         281         281           0         344         344 
Domestic (self-supplied)             0         137         137           0          62          62           0          75          75 
Irrigated Agriculture             3780       79798       83578        1716       68386       70102        2064       11412       13476 
Livestock (self-supplied)          125        1129        1254         125        1129        1254           0           0           0 
Commercial (self-supplied)           0           8           8           0           4           4           0           4           4 
Industrial (self-supplied)           0           0           0           0           0           0           0           0           0 
Mining (self-supplied)               0          27          27           0          11          11           0          16          16 
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:         4384       81724       86108        2320       69873       72193        2064       11851       13915

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.