Water Use

The Madison Blue Springshed is located primarily in Madison County and a small part of western Hamilton County. The water use values shown represent groundwater use in Madison County as compiled by the United States Geological Survey.

Agricultural water use includes water withdrawn for crop irrigation, livestock, and fish farming purposes.

Recreational irrigation includes water used for turf grass (golf, commercial, industrial, and public) irrigation. This category was accounted for under Agricultural from 1965-1984 and 1986-1989.

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