U.S. Geological Survey

Estimated use of water in the United States in 1990.
Wastewater Treatment Water Releases


  Table  30.  Wastewater treatment water releases by State, 1990
  [Figures may not add to totals because of independent rounding.
Mgal/d = million gallons per day] --------------------------------------------------------------------- PUBLIC RELEASES ---------------------- NUMBER OF FACILITIES Return Reclaimed STATE ---------------------- flow, wastewater, Public Other in Mgal/d in Mgal/d --------------------------------------------------------------------- Alabama 104 0.0 391 0.0 Alaska 21 39 57 0 Arizona 119 53 546 226 Arkansas 328 533 268 0 California 1,055 859 2,990 259

Colorado 223 179 361 7.1 Connecticut 98 46 364 0 Delaware 15 0 105 0 D.C. 1 21 317 0 Florida 780 271 1,350 174

Georgia 403 223 750 34 Hawaii 26 128 144 5.8 Idaho 134 0 132 0 Illinois 920 493 2,670 0 Indiana 542 320 838 0

Iowa 706 463 362 0 Kansas 432 164 220 7.7 Kentucky 223 1,465 341 0 Louisiana 484 520 326 0 Maine 65 25 129 0

Maryland 157 869 411 63 Massachusetts 92 455 964 0 Michigan 246 756 2,590 0 Minnesota 522 381 593 0 Mississippi 244 214 290 0

Missouri 1,108 1,347 998 0 Montana 228 118 202 0 Nebraska 257 278 166 0 Nevada 71 68 152 13 New Hampshire 38 76 145 0

New Jersey 231 979 1,030 0 New Mexico 54 63 93 3.7 New York 543 338 3,470 0 North Carolina 546 576 578 16 North Dakota 302 103 30 0

Ohio 1,040 45 2,320 0 Oklahoma 388 137 321 0 Oregon 202 124 373 11 Pennsylvania 631 0 976 0 Rhode Island 19 16 110 0

South Carolina 385 1,502 414 14 South Dakota 220 0 45 0 Tennessee 226 551 735 0 Texas 3,159 3,113 2,160 56 Utah 68 37 319 39

Vermont 29 29 38 0 Virginia 384 445 487 0 Washington 256 675 1,610 0 West Virginia 573 1,254 185 0 Wisconsin 525 116 638 0

Wyoming 76 206 48 0 Puerto Rico 82 0 132 0 Virgin Islands 10 2 5.8 0 ----------------------------------------------- Total 19,591 20,675 35,300 928 --------------------------------------------------------------------


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