Learn More About Groundwater 

Visit the following websites for a deeper dive into the importance of groundwater, or check out our educational resources section for activities (and printable fact sheets) designed to educate groundwater guardians of all ages!​

Well & Septic

Maintenance 

Because drinking wells are a direct link to our groundwater, it’s important to keep in mind what materials and objects we bring into close proximity to them. Many common and necessary household chemicals can impact the safety of your well water, and it’s especially important to consider the location of your septic system if you have one.

 

Refer to this helpful well-siting diagram based on the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendations and check out our resources section for more information!

 

WATER QUALITY TESTING

WELL INSPECTION

SEPTIC SYSTEM

INSPECTION

SEPTIC SYSTEM

PUMPING

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Groundwater

Management

Board

 Learn More About Groundwater 

 

Well & Septic

Maintenance 

Because drinking wells are a direct link to our groundwater, it’s important to keep in mind what materials and objects we bring into close proximity to them. Many common and necessary household chemicals can impact the safety of your well water, and it’s especially important to consider the location of your septic system if you have one.

 

Refer to this helpful well-siting diagram based on the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendations and check out our resources section for more information!

WATER QUALITY TESTING

WELL INSPECTION

SEPTIC SYSTEM

INSPECTION

SEPTIC SYSTEM

PUMPING

 

 More Resources for... 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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 Educational Resources 

Educating residents, community leaders, and future groundwater guardians means that we can ALL enjoy clean drinking water for years to come. Check out these resources for fun and engaging activities, lesson plans, and fact sheets.

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Tri-County Regional Planning Commission
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