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Geologic Formations

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Table 7

Table 7--Annual discharge of Arkansas River at Syracuse, Garden City, and Larned; diversion of water by canals; loss or gain of stream flow, between Syracuse and Garden City for the twenty-year period from Oct. 1, 1922, to Sept. 30, 1942; and loss or gain of stream flow between Garden City and Larned for the eighteen-year period from Oct. 1, 1922, to Sept. 30, 1940 (1)

Water year (Oct. 1 through Sept. 30) Annual discharge at Syracuse (acre-feet) Annual discharge at Garden City (acre-feet) Loss (-) or gain (+) between Syracuse and Garden City Annual discharge at Larned (acre-feet) Loss (-) or gain (+) between Garden City and Larned
Total (acre-feet) Diversion into canals (2) (acre-feet) Net loss or gain exclusive of diversion Acre-feet Percentage of discharge at Garden City
Acre-feet Percentage of discharge at Syracuse
1922-1923 594,000 484,000 -110,000 -88,761 -21,329 3.6 459,000 -25,000 5.2
1923-1924 533,000 562,581 +29,581 -48,537 +78,118 14.7 544,757 (3) -17,824 3.0
1924-1925 252,000 113,000 -139,000 -65,327 -73,673 29.2 85,800 -27,200 24.1
1925-1926 106,000 15,600 -90,400 -58,867 -31,533 29.7 46,600 +31000 198.7
1926-1927 356,000 204,000 -152,000 -88,040 -63,960 18.0 243,000 +39,000 19.1
1927-1928 310,000 236,000 -74,000 -50,280 -23,720 7.7 247,000 +11,000 4.7
1928-1929 232,000 133,000 -99,000 -105,830 +6,830 2.9 158,000 +25,000 18.8
1929-1930 152,000 42,600 -109,400 -84,670 -24,730 16.3 77,500 +34,900 81.9
1930-1931 219,000 120,000 -99,000 -60,650 -38,350 17.5 187,000 +67,000 55.8
1931-1932 64,100 11,700 -52,400 -42,190 -10,210 15.9 41,600 +29,900 255.5
1932-1933 161,000 50,000 -111,000 -86,360 -24,640 15.3 56,200 +6,200 12.4
1933-1934 68,900 11,960 -56,940 -42,140 -14,800 21.5 22,690 +10,730 89.7
1934-1935 221,600 81,720 -139,880 -79,840 -60,040 27.1 109,700 +27,980 34.2
1935-1936 323,800 199,400 -124,400 -93,370 -31,030 9.6 162,900 -36,500 18.3
1936-1937 117,500 37,290 -80,210 -67,180 -13,030 11.1 45,100 +7,810 20.9
1937-1938 199,200 32,940 -166,260 -124,060 -42,200 21.1 42,820 +9,880 30.0
1938-1939 80,800 21,550 -59,250 -58,590 -660 0.8 38,340 +16,790 77.9
1939-1940 24,880 1,340 -23,540 -14,622 -8,918 36.3 54,678 +53,338 3,980.4
1940-1941 234,500 93,925 -140,575 -109,990 -30,585 13.0      
1941-1942 1,411,610 1,223,380 -188,240 -110,321 -77,909 5.5      

1. From records of the Division of Water Resources, Kansas State Board of Agriculture.
2. Includes Amazon, South Side, Great Eastern, Farmer's, and Garden City canals.
3. Includes estimated flow of 100,000 acre-feet for January and February.

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