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USGS Water Science Centers are located in each state.

There is a USGS Water Science Center office in each State. Washington Oregon California Idaho Nevada Montana Wyoming Utah Colorado Arizona New Mexico North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Oklahoma Texas Minnesota Iowa Missouri Arkansas Louisiana Wisconsin Illinois Mississippi Michigan Indiana Ohio Kentucky Tennessee Alabama Pennsylvania West Virginia Georgia Florida Caribbean Alaska Hawaii New York Vermont New Hampshire Maine Massachusetts South Carolina North Carolina Rhode Island Virginia Connecticut New Jersey Maryland-Delaware-D.C.

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domestic use
Domestic water use includes water for household purposes, such as washing clothes.
Stock well
Livestock water use in South Dakota occurred in every county in 2005. Cattle are the predominant livestock raised in South Dakota.
Irrigation is the largest use of water in South Dakota. Irrigation withdrawals during 2005 totaled about 292 million gallons per day.
drinking water
Public water systems served about 666,210 people or about 86 percent of South Dakota's population in 2005.

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