skip to the content of this page
AZ.gov Arizona's Official Website Arizona Department of Water Resources
Arizona Department of Water Resources AZ.gov Arizona's Official Web Site
Securing Arizona's Water Future

Cultural Water Demands in the Shivwits Plateau Basin

Cultural water demand data including population, number of wells and the average well pumpage and surface water diversions by the municipal, industrial and agricultural sectors are shown in Table 6.5-5.  There is no recorded effluent generation in this basin. The USGS National Gap Analysis Program, the primary source of cultural demand map data, showed no demand centers for this basin.  A description of cultural water demand data sources and methods is found in Volume 1, Appendix A.  More detailed information on cultural water demand is found in Section 6.0.7.

Cultural Water Demands

  • Refer to Table 6.5-5
  • Population in this basin is very small, with 12 residents in 2000. 

  • There are no recorded surface water uses in this basin.  All groundwater use is for municipal  (domestic) demand and has remained relatively constant since 1971. 

  • As of 2005 there were 17 registered wells with a pumping capacity of less than or equal to 35 gallons per minute (gpm) and two wells with a pumping capacity of more than 35 gpm.

 

Click to view Table 6.5-5

Click to view Table 6.5-5 Cultural Water Demand in the Shivwits Plateau Basin

 

 

Arizona Water Atlas Home

Western Plateau Planning Area Home

Download pdf of the entire Western Plateau Planning Area Atlas Download pdf of the Shivwits Plateau Basin References and Supplemental Readings for the Shivwits Plateau Basin
Colorado River Western Plateau Planning Area

Download Volume 6 Water Atlas

Wolf Hole Mt. Trumbell Road