Water Well Educational Guide

The local Environmental Health Regulations requires that District Health Department No.2 develop and maintain a Water Well Educational Guide.  The Water Well Educational Guide is  routinely updated and is evaluated by District Health Department No.2’s Water Supply Advisory Committee.

The Water Well Educational Guide includes informational resources for well owners and area residents including:

  • Known ground water contamination areas
  • Groundwater quality information
  • Well drilling requirements, regulations and best practices
  • Well abandonment procedures
  • Water supply system maintenance
  • Water sampling requirements and procedures
  • Contact information and regulatory resources for residents and well owners

Other Information

Educational Guide, DHD2 publication

Protecting your Water in an Emergency, MDEQ publication