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

CATEGORY                          WSW         WGW          TW         DSW         DGW          TD        RFSW        RFGW         TRF
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Commercial (self-supplied)       0.00      436.28      436.28        0.00      388.39      388.39        0.00       47.89       47.89
                 
Domestic (self-supplied)         0.00      101.62      101.62        0.00      101.62      101.62        0.00        0.00        0.00

Industrial (self-supplied)       0.00        0.10        0.10        0.00        0.10        0.10        0.00        0.00        0.00
                 
Irrigated Agriculture        23869.00    11342.00    35211.00    11069.00     7149.00    18218.00    12800.00     4193.00    16993.00

Livestock (self-supplied)       71.94      631.03      702.97       71.94      631.03      702.97        0.00        0.00        0.00
                 
Mining (self-supplied)           0.00        4.86        4.86        0.00        0.97        0.97        0.00        3.89        3.89

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

Public Water Supply              0.00     1913.60     1913.60        0.00     1062.32     1062.32        0.00      851.28      851.28

Reservoir Evaporation       245964.00        0.00   245964.00   245964.00        0.00   245964.00        0.00        0.00        0.00

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          County Totals     269904.94    14429.49   284334.43   257104.94     9333.43   266438.37    12800.00     5096.06    17896.06

  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.