Ground Water Resources of Story County, November 25, 2015

(2015) Ground Water Resources of Story County, November 25, 2015. Natural Resources, Department of

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Abstract

As recently as 1978, approximately 48 percent of the water used in Appanoose County came from underground sources. It is estimated that the use of ground water in the county currently approaches 0.4 billion gallons per year. For comparison, this amount would provide each resident with 77 gallons of water a day during the year. These higher per capita figures reflect the larger demands of livestock and commercial uses.

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: 26144
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 09 Jan 2018 15:20
Last Modified: 09 Jan 2018 15:20
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/26144