TEMPORAL IMPLICATIONS OF LIMITATIONS ON ANNUAL IRRIGATION WATER PUMPED FROM AN EXHAUSTIBLE AQUIFER

Economic losses caused by uncontrolled pumping of groundwater is of major concern on the Texas High Plains. A recursive linear programming model is used to evaluate various annual limitations on aquifer depletion. Results indicate that, especially under furrow irrigation, some limitations on groundwater withdrawal could be beneficial to society as well as the producers.


Issue Date:
1980-07
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/32526
Published in:
Western Journal of Agricultural Economics, Volume 05, Number 1
Page range:
37-44
Total Pages:
8




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