Consumptive use of surface water by Willamette Basin municipalities

by Richard Lee Mittelstadt

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  • Water-supply -- Oregon -- Willamette River Valley.,
  • Water consumption -- Oregon -- Willamette River Valley.

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Statementby Richard Lee Mittelstadt.
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Pagination[13], 143 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages143
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Source: San Juan Chama Hearing, pg. G. C. Jacoby, Jr. and C. W. Stockton, "San Juan River Basin Surface Water Runoff," Lake Powell Research Project, Box , Flagstaff, AZ.(()) Table 2 Projected Nominal At-Site Depletions of New . WATER USE SOUTH COUNTY WATER USE Groundwater Hetch-Hetchy Treated Water Other Local and Recycled Water 0 10 1 1 2 8% Groundwater is an essential local resource, providing about half of the water used in Santa Clara County each year. In some areas, groundwater is the only source of drinking water. Surface Water Quantity and Aquatic Resources State of the Basin Report: This document contains an overview of regional hydrology, lake-based water balance studies, an assessment of current and historical surface water allocation and uses, and best management practices. Lake Roosevelt water rights are fee-based and rely on a water service contract to reimburse the state's costs for developing the water supply. Lake Roosevelt behind Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River is making water available for cities and industry and .

Willamette Basin management area ( - ). Oregon statute and administrative rules require ODA to consult with the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) during the biennial review of Agricultural Water. Hood River Basin Study. The Bureau of Reclamation and Hood River County, in collaboration with multiple stakeholders, conducted a study on water resources in the Hood River Basin to develop alternatives to better understand water supply, demand, and ecological resource related conditions in the basin. Water Preserve Area & Water Preserve Area Basin Boundaries: Effective: 08/07/ Proposed 40E To update the rules to include a hyperlink to the incorporated Figures and include a statement as to how to obtain a copy, in accordance with Rule , F.A.C., and to rename Figures 1 through 6 to Figures through. The Methow River drains about 4, square kilometers (1, square miles) of the North Central Cascade Range. The basin spans a range of hydro-climatic conditions from the Cascade Crest at an altitude of 1, to 2, meters (5, to 9, feet), where and annual precipitation can exceed 2, millimeters (80 inches) and the Okanogan Highland, where annual precipitation .

Central Basin Watermaster Report Central Basin Watermaster Report Central Basin Watermaster Report Central Basin Watermaster Report surface water and groundwater quality. However, this report is not meant to be a thorough evaluation of groundwater quality or the interactions between surface and ground water. Much work by other Regional Board staff on the latter topic will be forthcoming in the near future. water district or groundwater basin, and to charge those water users through each county’s billing and collection system utilized for the collection of property taxes. Cost of Administration of Surface Water Rights The State Engineer’s statutory authority for administering and regulating surface water statewide is found in NRS Division of Surface Water Biological and Water Quality Study of the upper Mahoning River and Selected Tributaries Watershed Assessment Units , , , and Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage, Stark and Trumbull Counties OHIO EPA Technical Report EAS/ Decem Ted Strickland, Governor, State of Ohio.

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However, because a large portion of urban water in the basin comes from outside sources (primarily the Bull Run watershed), and because most water is used indoors and returns to the surface water sources from where it originated, the urban consumptive use of in-basin surface water is a small fraction (only 7%) of total urban water use.

Ground-water discharge to smaller streams, which flow on the less permeable Willamette silt unit, is small and mostly from the Willamette silt unit. Most ground-water withdrawals occur within the lowland. Irrigation is the largest use of ground water, accounting foracre feet of withdrawals, or 81 percent of annual ground-water withdrawals.

The USGS has collected and compiled groundwater data for the Willamette River Basin, Oregon. This research includes data for 1, field located water wells and 6 springs, hydrographs of water-level fluctuations during various time periods for wells, borehole geophysical data for 16 wells, and water-chemistry analyses from wells and 6 springs.

Consumptive-use coefficient statistics for the Great Lakes Basin and climatically similar areas, by water-use category (from Shaffer and Runkle, ). [Minimum (Min), median, maximum (Max), 25th percentile, and 75th percentile are in percent and rounded to the nearest whole Size: 2MB.

As Willamette Envision runs, the estimated water demand is met by diversions of water from surface and groundwater sources, consistent with existing municipal water rights. WW water demand modeling suggest an increase in urban water use within the basin over the century, mainly due to population growth.

The burgeoning population of the Willamette River Basin is putting unprecedented demands on the water resources of the region.

Because surface-water resources are largely allocated, ground-water resources are being increasingly looked upon to meet the growing demand. To help protect, improve and enhance the quality of Oregon waterways, DEQ conducts in-depth assessments of the state’s basins.

These assessments take the form of local water quality status and action plans, which describe water quality conditions and include recommendations for actions that DEQ and others who are interested in these basins can take to improve water.

Appendix B - page v List of Abbreviations AG Agriculture sector CBP Chesapeake Bay Program CU Consumptive use CO-OP ICPRB Section for Cooperative Water Supply Operations on the Potomac D.C.

District of Columbia DP Domestic and Public Supply sector DP1 Low domestic and public supply scenario DP2 Medium domestic and public supply scenario EPRI Electric Power. The study, continued under the Federal Water Pollution Con- trol Administration, has included considerable emphasis on the Willamette Basin, since it contains the clearest and most significant instances of water pollution found in the Columbia Basin.

This is a summary of the Willamette River Basin report which contains a detailed analysis of. A process for developing water quality criteria under the US Federal Clean Water Act. Differences between Polish standards and EC directives on water quality.

Water quality study design for the Willamette Basin, Oregon, using a geographic information system. The role of benefit-cost analysis in water conservation : Mark A. Uhrich, Dennis A. Wentz. (Water Resources Department Map No. ) defines the Willamette Basin for water management purposes by.

The Willamette Basin is one of the 18 major river drainage basins in the state. The Groundwater use in the Willamette Basin is discussed in more detail below. Water right information can be accessed through the OWRD.

Consumptive use at the Columbia Basin Project is about 70 percent of the volume of surface water withdrawals (Montgomery Water Group, ; see also Appendix C). This 70 percent figure was assumed to apply to other areas of irrigated agriculture along the Columbia River mainstem (keeping in mind as well that the Columbia Basin Project.

The average water use is about m.g.d. and the maximum use m.g.d. Industrial Water Supply--' In addition to the large amounts of water used, by indust- ries supplied through, municipal sources, there are known to exist in the basin 63 separate industrial water supplies.

Herrera, N.B., Burns, Erick R., and Conlon, T.D., Simulation of Groundwater Flow and the Interaction of Groundwater and Surface Water in the Willamette Basin and Central Willamette Subbasin, Oregon, U.S.

Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Reportp. The study was undertaken to plan for the proper development of water andrelated land resources of the Willamette Basin in Oregon.

Appendix B, along with Appendices A and C, provides supporting data for the functional Appendices D through L. Climate is first discussed, including the climatic significance of geographical features such as the Pacific Ocean, the Columbia Gorge.

In the Willamette basin, 13 dams store million acre feet ( billion gallons). Water rights with measuring as a condition of use. Surface water diversions that are greater than five cubic feet per second, or greater than 10% of the lowest monthly 50% exceedance flow as defined in the WRD’s water availability model and greater than 0.

Most of the water taken from wells or streams is used, treated, and put back into streams and rivers. Overall - after exports - about 4% doesn't get returned and is identified as "consumptive use." ♦ Learn more about basin water use ♦ Learn more about consumptive use (pdf MB; TREB Ch.

2, pgs. Willamette Lowland basin-fill aquifer Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create or digitize it. This document provides an overview of the estimated water budget in the Willamette River basin, including an infographic showing magnitudes of water use by type.

The largest consumptive use in the system is evapotranspiration. Municipal, industrial, and agriculture use is both consumptive and non-consumptive, and represent relatively small uses.

The South Basin is contaminated near the surface with volatile organic compounds (VOCs) left behind from decades-old manufacturing. In this area, the geology is different and the migration rates of the pollutants are a little slower than in the North Basin. One water supply well has been removed from service because contaminants reached elevated levels.

basins. Canals, levees, and water control structures within each basin under the management of the District or the COE are located, described, and discussed with regard to their design, operation, and management.

The surface water management basins of. Appendix C10 — Historical Consumptive Use and Loss Detail By State December C Figure C displays the consumptive use for each category. It can again be seen that the largest category of consumptive use is agriculture, followed by exports.

Agriculture is the most variable category year to year. Water Supply Bulletin 12 () describes a study of the water resources for the Nooksack River basin.

This bulletin is meant to serve as a guide, assisting municipalities, industry, and other public and private agencies by studying the geology, stream flows, groundwater levels, and determining the total water budget for the basin relative to.


Existing law, the Municipal Water District Law ofprovides for the formation of municipal water districts and grants to those districts’ specified powers. Existing law permits a district to acquire, control, distribute, store, spread, sink, treat, purify, recycle, recapture, and salvage any water for the beneficial use of the district.

PATTERNS OF WATER RESOURCE DECISION-MAKING: MINIMUM STREAM FLOWS IN THE WILLAMETTE BASIN ABSTRACT: Oregon's minimum stream flow program is intended to pro-tect certain instream flow values by maintaining sufficient stream flows to support aquatic life and to minimize pollution.

The increasing demand for consumptive uses of water, as well as certain. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published 1 edition of Willamette River Basin water quality component report., Characterization of the Willamette River main-stem ecoregions., Ecological systems investigation., Willamette River basin final summary., Water quality survey Pages: watershed (drainage basin) area of land which drains to a particular body of water.

reliable surface runoff. -uses pipes with small holes to deliver water at or below surface-More costly to set up but less than 10% of water wasted. rainwater harvesting-use containers, earth structures to collect rainwater; water can also be used for home. Here, the lower Clackamas River is wider, flowing past volcanic buttes in the lower basin before meeting the Willamette River south of Portland.

Water quality in the Clackamas River is consid­ered very good to excellent compared to other rivers in the State and has withstood pressures from human impacts and natural disturbances seemingly well. The purpose of this case study is to examine the effects of changing the surface water quality standards (Chapter A Washington Administrative Code) from the current “class-based” system to a “use-based” system within the Columbia Basin Project (Project) area.

Information contained in this report is intended to aid Ecology and other. ADVERTISEMENTS: Surface Water Resources in Major River Basins of India!

Water is one of the most precious natural resources and a key element in the socio-economic development of a country. ADVERTISEMENTS: A person can live without food for a month, but only for a week without water. Nothing will quench thirst the way water can.

From the Valley Courier (Ruth Heide): Whether or not Closed Basin Project water can be used to offset injurious depletions in the San Luis Valley's first water management sub-district is a question resting with the Colorado Supreme Court.

If the higher court decides project water is not appropriate for that purpose, water management sub-districts would.Urban Water Management Plan (Final Draft) (appendices have been omitted) FINAL DRAFT Prepared by: West Basin Municipal Water District S.

Avalon Blvd., Suite Carson, CA November ix Glossary of Abbreviations and Terms Agencies AWWARF American Water Works Association Research Foundation.