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Lower Mississippi-Gulf Water Science Center -- Louisiana

Surface Water Withdrawals in Louisiana by Parish and Source, 1960 - 2010

 Rice Irrigation Surface Water Withdrawals (In Million Gallons Per Day)

Parish
1960
1965
1970
1975
1980
1985
1990
1995
2000
2005
2010
Acadia
115.3
106.77
131.06
147.00
123.00
73.00
19.42
6.20
35.31
36.05
34.68
Allen
2.22
1.62
9.00
16.40
9.32
6.74
2.23
1.62
1.84
2.23
1.55
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
10.17
1.73
27.00
17.90
0.00
0.00
10.17
1.73
4.04
5.48
4.94
Beauregard
0.00
0.00
0.50
0.31
0.00
0.00
0.45
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Caddo
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Calcasieu
74.92
117.78
167.42
188.00
102.00
64.00
14.62
12.82
5.62
6.98
3.77
Caldwell
0.00
1.25
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.27
1.25
0.00
0.00
1.32
Cameron
44.00
16.43
24.77
52.80
57.50
29.32
24.77
16.43
26.71
16.26
18.42
Catahoula
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.14
0.00
1.14
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
2.70
12.33
0.62
1.52
0.00
1.52
0.62
12.33
10.90
10.81
De Soto
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
2.89
1.66
2.49
0.44
3.58
2.19
0.44
2.49
1.66
5.19
2.72
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
3.90
2.77
10.19
5.23
16.80
19.30
5.23
3.90
10.19
7.14
5.68
Franklin
0.00
4.97
0.75
0.00
5.66
0.00
0.75
4.97
1.16
1.66
3.36
Grant
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Iberia
14.1
0.45
0.38
0.07
6.67
8.74
0.07
0.38
0.45
1.32
0.98
Iberville
1.02
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
40.43
138.00
23.85
40.96
144.00
84.50
40.44
40.96
23.85
12.04
10.58
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
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
1.39
1.20
2.19
1.92
1.10
Lafourche
2.16
2.19
1.38
4.09
10.10
7.17
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
0.00
0.70
2.19
0.10
0.20
1.50
0.56
0.70
0.10
0.00
0.00
Morehouse
61.40
13.04
11.20
13.21
67.10
40.60
13.21
11.20
13.04
5.60
5.52
Natchitoches
0.28
0.62
7.15
2.35
3.68
0.00
0.28
2.35
7.15
5.01
3.63
Orleans
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Ouachita
8.30
1.27
9.23
2.01
11.20
2.75
2.01
1.27
9.23
13.00
10.81
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
0.00
0.05
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.05
0.00
0.00
0.00
Rapides
15.70
4.65
7.15
0.00
0.00
1.07
4.65
7.15
5.78
4.54
6.49
Red River
0.00
0.02
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.02
0.04
0.00
0.00
Richland
1.25
0.00
3.66
1.79
0.00
0.00
1.79
3.66
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
1.89
5.85
3.01
24.80
17.70
7.00
3.01
1.89
5.85
9.69
10.35
St Martin
20.20
6.25
4.28
3.15
0.00
3.40
3.15
4.28
6.25
7.94
6.34
St Mary
2.99
0.00
0.00
0.00
7.00
8.89
0.00
0.36
1.26
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
1.43
0.00
1.32
0.00
0.44
1.32
1.43
0.00
0.00
0.00
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
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
Vermilion
149.64
27.00
40.85
94.91
288.00
434.00
94.91
149.64
40.85
105.87
57.02
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
0.34
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
West Carroll
4.33
5.70
0.52
0.66
0.85
1.41
0.66
5.71
0.85
2.06
1.01
West Feliciana
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
0.00
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 Irrigation Total
473.31
813.98
776.00
1,115.13
1,123.92
758.27
248.30
285.05
206.30
260.89
201.08