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NSW State of the Environment 2012

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Map 4.4: Extraction from NSW groundwater aquifers as a percentage of the long-term average annual extraction limit, 2010–11

Map 4.4



Used in Water chapter Section 4.4

Notes:Only those areas of NSW where groundwater use is metered are shown on the map.
LTAAELs for the six major inland alluvial water sources are being reduced during the life of their respective water sharing plans. Usage is compared with the LTAAEL applicable for the 2010–11 water year, not the LTAAEL specified for the end of the plan (at year 10).

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