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Fact Sheet 2014–3039

Prepared in cooperation with the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development

Water Resources of West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana

By Lawrence B. Prakken, John K. Lovelace, Dan J. Tomaszewski, and Jason M. Griffith

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Information concerning the availability, use, and quality of water in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, is critical for proper water-supply management. The purpose of this fact sheet is to present information that can be used by water managers, parish residents, and others for stewardship of this vital resource. Information on the availability, past and current use, use trends, and water quality from groundwater and surface-water sources in the parish is discussed. Previously published reports and data stored in the U.S. Geological Survey’s National Water Information System ( are the primary sources of the information presented here.

First posted August 20, 2014

For additional information contact:
Director, Louisiana Water Science Center
U.S. Geological Survey
3535 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., Suite 120
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

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Suggested citation:

Prakken, L.B., Lovelace, J.K., Tomaszewski, D.J., and Griffith, J.M., 2014, Water resources of West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3039, 6 p.,

ISSN 2327–6916 (print)

ISSN 2327–6932 (online)



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