Ground-Water Discharge from the Edwards and Associated Limestones, San Antonio Area, Texas, 1976
|Author||Rappmund RA (US Geological Survey)|
|Description||Annual report for 1976 on discharge from the Edwards Aquifer issued by the Edwards Underground Water District|
|Report Number||Bulletin 36|
|Publisher||Edwards Underground Water District|
|Location||Edwards Aquifer Balcones Fault Zone San Antonio Segment|
The estimated total discharge from wells and springs in the Edwards and associated limestones in the San Antonio area during 1976 was 853,400 acre-feet. The total discharge from wells and springs in 1976 was about 2 percent less than in 1975 and about 50 percent more than the average for 1934-75.
About 41 percent of the total discharge was from wells, and approximately two-thirds of this amount was from wells in Bexar County. The discharge from wells in 1976 was 6 percent more than in 1975; springflow decreased by about 7 percent.