Summary of water use in acre-feet, in Otero county, 2000.

CATEGORY                          WSW         WGW          TW         DSW         DGW          TD        RFSW        RFGW         TRF
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Commercial (self-supplied)     746.35      168.56      914.91      680.17      166.23      846.40       66.18        2.33       68.51
                 
Domestic (self-supplied)         0.00     1127.09     1127.09        0.00     1127.09     1127.09        0.00        0.00        0.00

Industrial (self-supplied)       0.00       10.61       10.61        0.00       10.61       10.61        0.00        0.00        0.00
                 
Irrigated Agriculture         9793.00    23980.00    33773.00     4695.00    19343.00    24038.00     5098.00     4637.00     9735.00

Livestock (self-supplied)       93.69      204.85      298.54       93.69      204.85      298.54        0.00        0.00        0.00
                 
Mining (self-supplied)           0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00

Power (self-supplied)            0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00

Public Water Supply           6843.88     5486.14    12330.02     3423.37     2877.92     6301.29     3420.51     2608.22     6028.73

Reservoir Evaporation            0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00        0.00

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          County Totals      17476.92    30977.25    48454.17     8892.23    23729.70    32621.93     8584.69     7247.55    15832.24


 Key: CN=county number; WSW=withdrawal, surface water; WGW=withdrawal ground water; TW=total withdrawal; DSW=depletion, surface water; DGW=depletion,
  ground water; TD=total depletion; RFSW=return flow, surface water; RFGW=return flow, ground water; TRF=total return flow.