Accession Number : ADA112433

Title :   MX Siting Investigation. Water Resources Program Industry Activity Inventory, Nevada-Utah.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : FUGRO NATIONAL INC LONG BEACH CA

PDF Url : ADA112433

Report Date : 02 Sep 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 228

Abstract : Water use within the MX siting area is estimated to be 909,000 acre feet per year. Irrigated agriculture, the largest consumer, uses 827,000 acre feet, while mining and energy-related enterprises uses 65,000 acre feet per year. Future demands by mining and energy related users could increase total demands by 25 percent. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Water supplies, Nevada, Utah, Water, Consumption, Utilization, Agriculture, Mines(Excavations), Electric power production, Forecasting

Subject Categories : Agricultural Engineering
      Mining Engineering
      Electric Power Production and Distribution
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE