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Water withdrawals by source and category in Louisiana Parishes, 2014–2015

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2014-01-01
End Date
2015-12-31
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Collier, A.L., 2018, Water withdrawals by source and category in Louisiana Parishes, 2014–2015: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F78051VM.

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Information concerning the availability, use, and quality of water in the 64 parishes of Louisiana is critical for water-supply management. In cooperation with the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Lower Mississippi-Gulf (LMG) Water Science Center has been collecting, compiling, and publishing water-withdrawal and water-use information on a 5-year basis since 1960. The 5-year reports are available online at https://www.usgs.gov/centers/lmg-water/science/water-use-louisiana?qt-science_center_objects=0#qt-science_center_objects. The most current report is from the year 2015 (https://wise.er.usgs.gov/dp/pdfs/WaterUseinLouisiana_2015.pdf). This data release contains water withdrawn [...]

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Water Use in Louisiana by Source_2014-2015.xlsx
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Surface Water 2014.csv 61.93 KB
Groundwater 2015.csv 28.26 KB
Surface Water 2015.csv 15.49 KB

Purpose

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) prepared this detailed dataset of water use by water source, source name, parish, and use category, 2014 and 2015.

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