Water Resources Summary WRS-7

AGC/AGS Series Water Resources Summary
Number Series WRS-7
Title Use of Water in Arkansas, 1970
Author (s) H.N. Halberg
Date 1972
General Description

This report summarizes the use of water in Arkansas in 1970. The publication categorizes the uses of water and gives information relating to the use of ground water and surface water for various areas of the state. The text includes discussions on water use and consumption, public supplies, rural households and livestock, irrigation, fish and minnow farms, wildlife impoundments, fuel-electric power, and ground-water withdrawls.

Included in the report is:

  • A figure depicting water usage in each county in million gallons per day for 1970
  • A table presenting use and consumption of water in Arkansas for 1970
  • A figure depicting changes in water usage in each county from 1965 to 1970
  • A detailed table presenting categories of water use in each Arkansas county for 1970
  • Tables presenting sets of county water data, including ground and surface water use, industrial and commercial water use, withdrawals of ground water from given aquifers
  • Selected bibliography

*Includes: 17 pages, 3 figures, 6 tables

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Contact Information

Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 296-1877 or (501) 296-1878