1978 Census Publications

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Volume 4, Part 1: Irrigation

INTRODUCTION

  • 1. Introduction

CHAPTER 1. Irrigation of Agricultural Lands

Table  Description
1 General Explanation

CHAPTER 2. 1978 Census of Irrigation Organizations

Table  Description
1 General Explanation

MAP

Table  Description
1 Water Resources Regions and Subregions

TABLES

Table  Description
1 Farms, Irrigated Land, and Irrigation Organizations: 1940 to 1978
2 Types of Irrigation Organization and Acres Irrigated by States: 1940 to 1978
3 Sources and Disposition of Water by States: 1978, 1969, and 1959
4 Water Acquisition and Disposition by Type of Irrigation Organization: 1978
5 Acres Irrigated in 1978 Compared With the Average Acres Irrigated 1975 Through 1977 and Quantity of Water Delivered Compared With Normal Amount Delivered: 1978
6 Natural Sources, Imports, Exports, and Net Water Supply: 1978
7 Net Water Supply, Disposition and Exchange Between Irrigation Organizations: 1978
8 Origin of Water Imports by Area: 1978
9 Origin of Water Exports by Area: 1978
10 Method of Water Distribution on Acres Irrigated Served by Irrigation Organizations: 1978
11 Water From Other Sources: 1978
12 Agricultural Land Taken Out of Production in Areas Served: January 1970 to December 1978
13 Proportion of Water Measured: 1978
14 Irrigation Organizations Reporting Measuring Devices Used and Frequency of Water Measured: 1978
15 Water Control Facilities by Type of Irrigation Organization: 1978
16 Water Pumps by Use: 1978
17 Water Conveyance Facilities by Type and Size: 1978
18 On-Stream Reservoirs With Capacities of 1,000 Acre-Feet of More: 1978
19 Off-Stream Reservoirs With Capacities of 1,000 Acre-Feet of More: 1978
20 Operation and Maintenance Costs, Including Fuel and Energy Expenses, by Type of Irrigation Organization: 1978
21 Operation and Maintenance Costs, Including Fuel and Energy Expenses: 1978
22 New Capital Investment by Type of Irrigation Organization: 1970 to 1978
23 New Capital Investment: 1970 to 1978
24 New Capital Investment and Estimated Investment: 1939 to 1978
25 Debts Outstanding by Type of Irrigation Organization: December 31, 1978
26 Debts Outstanding: December 31, 1978
27 Revenue From Water Users and Other Irrigation Organizations by Type of Irrigation Organization: 1978
28 Revenue From Water Users and Other Irrigation Organizations: 1978
29 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Farms and Ranches Served: 1978
30 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Acres Irrigated: 1978
31 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Water Conveyed: 1978
32 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Miles of Conveyance Facilities Operated: 1978
33 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Amount of Operation and Maintenance Costs: 1978
34 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations by Amount of Revenue Received: 1978
35 Selected Characteristics of Irrigation Organizations Serviing Nonfarm Users: 1978
36 Exchange of Water With Other Irrigation Organizations: 1978

APPENDIXES

  • A. 1978 Census of Agriculture Report Form
  • B. 1978 Census of Irrigation Organizations Report Forms