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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
., GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
WATER RESOURCES DIVISION
903 W. Tennessee St.
TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA 323a
ana ge*'a ary 16, 1972
Mr. Kurt Frome &
Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council NO
| 3151 Third Ave. North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33713
Dear Mr. Frome:
In response to your request to our Tampa office for water-use data
for six counties in the Tampa Bay area, we are pleased to furnish
you the following estimates of water use which we collected as part
Sof our 1970 statewide inventory:
Water Withdrawn, 1970 (million gallons per day)
Total Public Industrial Thermoelectric
Fresh County d/Supply Self Supplied d/Irrigation power use
14. Pasco 2.0 d/3.0 9.6 None
s.o ---- -Pinellas a/32.0 d/2.0 4.0 z/954
Zot.o Hi lsborough b/79.8 d/51.9 ei/--4 69.3 e/l,899
t ,2.4 Manatee 9.9 d/3.0 49.5 None
48.5 Sarasota c/11.3 d/7.6 e/.8 29.6 None
6t8.I Polk 27.7 d/307.0 173.4 d/110
a/ Does not include 28.0 mgd imported from Hillsborough County.
F/ Includes 28.0 mgd exported to Pinellas County.
c/ Includes 0.1 mgd exported to Charlotte County.
d/ Fresh water.
e/ Saline water.
The 1970 water-use inventory was conducted as part of our cooperative
statewide program with the Bureau of Geology, Florida Department of
Natural Resources. The data will be released in a report which is in
preparation for publication by the Bureau of Geology.
R. W. Pride
Assistant District Chief
Director, Division of Interior Resources, DNR, Tallahassee, Florida
Chief, Bureau of Geology, DNR, Tallahassee, Florida
/ executive Director, Southwest Florida Water Management District,
Subdistrict Chief, Tampa, Florida