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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a112433.pdf


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