Public-supply groundwater withdrawal in Tennessee in 1985 totaled about 243 million gal/day, or about 54% of the total groundwater used. Most of the withdrawals were from the Tertiary Memphis Sand in Shelby County (Memphis), West Tennessee (141 million gal/day). Of the 182 public-supply systems, 32 withdrew 1 million gal/day or more and accounted for 83% of the groundwater withdrawn by public-supply systems in Tennessee. (USGS)
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Ground-water use by public-supply systems in Tennessee in 1985
Water-Resources Investigations Report
1 map : col. ; 19 x 59 cm., on sheet 62 x 84 cm., folded in envelope 32 x 24 cm.