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Water Adequacy Determinations in the Morenci Basin

Water adequacy determination information including the subdivision name, location, number of lots, adequacy determination, reason for the inadequacy determination, date of determination and subdivision water provider are shown in Table 3.9-10.  Figure 3.9-12 shows the locations of subdivisions keyed to the Table.  For a description of the Adequacy Program click here.  For adequacy determination data sources and methods see Volume 1, Appendix A.  For more information on adequacy determinations in the Southeastern Arizona Planning Area see Section 3.0.5 - Population.

  • All subdivisions receiving an adequacy determination are in Apache County in the vicinity of Alpine.  Eleven water adequacy determinations have been made in this basin through December 2008. 
  • One determination of water inadequacy has been made because the applicant failed to demonstrate the legal right to use the water or failed to demonstrate the provider’s legal authority.
  • Of the 1,859 lots in 10 subdivisions for which lot information was available, approximately 1,825 lots, or 98%, were determined to be adequate.

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Click to view Table 3.9-10 Adequacy Determinations in the Morenci Basin

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Click to view Figure 3.9-12 Morenci Basin

Adequacy Determinations

 

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