Ground Water Resources of Lee County, November 3, 2015

(2015) Ground Water Resources of Lee County, November 3, 2015. Natural Resources, Department of

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Abstract

Approximately 8.0 percent of the water used in Lee County comes from underground sources. It is estimated that the use of ground water in the county currently approaches 2.8 billion gallons per year. For comparison, this amount would provide each resident with 172 gallons of water a day during a year. Actually, few if any households use this much water, and this greater per capita use reflects the county's commercial, agribusiness, and municipal needs.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Geology, Hydrology, Map, Streams, Iowa
Subjects: Natural resources and environment
Natural resources and environment > Earth sciences
Natural resources and environment > Environmental assessments
ID Code: 26088
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 02 Jan 2018 15:36
Last Modified: 02 Jan 2018 15:36
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/26088