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Pecos Valley Artesian Concervacy District

Water Facts

 

We have listed some interesting facts about water below.



Loss Per Quarter at 60 PSI Water Pressure
*Diameter of stream Gallons
1/4" 1,181,500
3/16" 666,000
1/8" 296,000
1/16" 74,000
Water Equivalents Table

1 cubic foot..........7.48 gallons..........62.4 pounds of water
1 acre foot..........43.560 cubic feet..........325,900 gallons of water
An acre-foot covers 1 acre of land 1 foot deep

1 cubic foot per second (cfs)..........450 gallons of water per minute
1 cfs..........646,360 gallons of water per day
       For 24 hours..........1.983 acre-feet
       For 1 year..........724 acre-feet
1 million gallons (mgd)..........3.07 acre-feet
1,000 gallons per minute (gpm)..........4.42 acre-feet per day

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Contact PVACD

P. O. Box 1346 Roswell, NM 88202
Phone: (575) 622-7000 Fax: (575) 622-7001