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2000 Freshwater Withdrawals

During 2000, about 1,500 million gallons per day (Mgal/d) of freshwater was withdrawn from surface-water and Groundwater sources in Maryland for a variety of uses including public-supply distribution (PS), commercial (CO), self-supplied domestic (DO), industrial (IN), mining (MI), thermoelectric power generation (TE), livestock watering (LV), aquaculture (AQ), and irrigation (IR). Click here for more information.

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