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Water resources of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana

December 2, 2014

Information concerning the availability, use, and quality of water in Vermilion 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 presented. 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.

Publication Year 2014
Title Water resources of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana
DOI 10.3133/fs20143080
Authors Lawrence B. Prakken, Vincent E. White
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2014-3080
Index ID fs20143080
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Louisiana Water Science Center