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Groundwater Withdrawals in Louisiana by Parish and Source, 1960 - 2010

 Rice Irrigation Groundwater Withdrawals (In Million Gallons Per Day)

Parish
1960
1965
1970
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
2005
2010
Acadia
114.90
129.97
149.77
136.00
172.00
89.00
81.37
86.87
125.16
130.47
126.79
Allen
42.53
49.36
55.67
52.00
79.80
44.00
27.09
18.64
32.35
19.51
14.28
Ascension
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Assumption
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Avoyelles
1.50
4.93
5.58
11.8
7.66
12.00
2.56
8.47
12.42
16.45
14.83
Beauregard
10.17
10.35
10.45
9.17
6.95
5.45
2.56
3.54
4.06
3.23
3.20
Bienville
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Bossier
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.53
0.30
0.02
0.09
0.19
0.16
0.02
Caddo
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.41
0.67
0.08
0.04
0.00
0.00
0.00
Calcasieu
52.03
60.39
65.74
56.60
44.40
31.50
11.58
10.94
25.54
14.44
7.90
Caldwell
0.00
0.00
1.07
0.00
9.78
7.50
1.27
0.54
0.00
0.00
0.00
Cameron
9.00
10.43
5.10
2.47
3.92
5.00
1.25
0.83
5.44
3.11
3.45
Catahoula
0.00
0.00
0.80
0.40
0.54
5.40
3.03
3.42
21.90
10.74
11.86
Claiborne
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Concordia
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
18.20
15.00
9.64
18.28
12.33
10.90
10.81
De Soto
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.88
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
East Baton Rouge
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
East Carroll
7.50
6.70
12.50
12.90
41.10
34.60
11.06
22.41
14.92
17.67
9.26
East Feliciana
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Evangeline
95.90
94.50
94.76
88.10
123.00
90.90
49.33
44.83
40.07
48.43
42.61
Franklin
0.00
0.55
1.61
2.68
0.00
8.60
0.17
1.10
0.50
0.42
0.84
Grant
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Iberia
0.00
2.25
5.84
3.76
6.60
2.54
1.34
1.53
1.81
0.16
0.13
Iberville
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Jackson
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Jefferson
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Jefferson Davis
81.30
94.36
192.64
131.00
175.00
120.00
94.25
100.17
132.24
126.05
122.51
La Salle
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Lafayette
16.50
19.11
22.26
21.10
19.90
10.50
7.85
6.79
8.76
8.48
5.36
Lafourche
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Lincoln
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Livingston
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Madison
0.52
0.30
5.31
6.56
3.12
13.80
4.25
8.09
5.37
6.04
8.13
Morehouse
12.58
21.43
23.43
81.20
44.70
41.00
23.54
10.27
15.72
50.43
49.69
Natchitoches
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.31
0.00
0.00
0.12
0.43
1.26
0.88
0.64
Orleans
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Ouachita
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
2.01
0.32
2.31
0.84
0.69
Plaquemines
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Pointe Coupee
0.00
0.84
1.02
0.83
4.72
5.48
1.41
0.64
2.01
2.79
4.78
Rapides
0.00
0.00
0.00
6.25
0.00
0.00
0.36
2.00
3.57
3.03
4.36
Red River
0.00
0.00
0.00
3.12
1.28
0.50
0.00
0.17
0.37
0.00
0.00
Richland
0.94
0.00
2.93
33.50
50.00
40.30
14.47
14.64
22.11
8.77
9.76
Sabine
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St Bernard
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St Charles
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St Helena
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St James
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St John the Baptist
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St Landry
29.62
34.40
33.54
36.10
36.20
31.60
13.82
12.07
20.17
18.60
19.50
St Martin
0.00
1.13
1.89
2.04
13.00
13.60
0.35
0.48
0.69
0.35
0.31
St Mary
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.22
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
St Tammany
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Tangipahoa
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Tensas
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.61
4.87
26.00
4.79
5.72
6.21
2.65
3.91
Terrebonne
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Union
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.31
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Vermilion
18.75
21.68
53.65
42.70
29.90
17.10
26.01
32.11
149.02
11.31
5.51
Vernon
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Washington
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Webster
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
West Baton Rouge
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
West Carroll
0.00
2.52
4.22
4.69
7.78
10.00
2.22
7.25
15.57
10.52
5.14
West Feliciana
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.40
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Winn
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Rice Irr. Total
493.74
565.20
749.78
749.99
897.62
676.82
397.79
422.67
682.07
526.42
486.28

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