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Additional precipitation during the growing season, which is the period during which the cloud seeding project is operated, would directly and immediately benefit dryland and irrigated agriculture. Crop and grazing yields could be increased, irrigation water pumped from the Ogallala Aquifer could be reduced, and lawn irrigation could be reduced. The latter effect would contribute to meeting projected municipal water needs by reducing the quantities used per year from present supplies. Additional rainfall runoff would be collected in public water supply surface water reservoirs and in playa lakes, which could increase recharge to the aquifer, as well as provide water for wildlife.