Well Water

webinars, free, water well owners
Jul 15 2016
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA) announced it is offering a series of free one-hour webinars for private water well owners and local...
Jul 14 2016
When it comes to water quality concerns, municipal water tends to make the headlines. That water must comply with U.S. Environmental Protection...
corrosive groundwater, well water, lead, USGS study
Jul 14 2016
The National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA), the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and the Water Systems Council (WSC) responded to recent U.S. Geological Survey...
corrosive groundwater, water quality, lead, plumbing, drinking water
Jul 14 2016
A U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) assessment of more than 20,000 wells nationwide showed that untreated groundwater in 25 states...
Jun 29 2016
Formed in 2010, the Water Well Trust (WWT) is a 501(c)3 organization created by the Water Systems Council (WSC) to provide clean water to American...
water, well, lifespan, rehabilitation, repair, investigation, analysis
Jun 9 2016
Defining the operational age of a well and redefining the life expectations of a new well are explored in two presentations to be offered during the...
water well, well, Georgia, funding, grant money, USDA, drinking water
Apr 29 2016
The Water Well Trust (WWT), a national nonprofit helping low income Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, announced it is expanding the...
groundwater, well, well water, financing, NGWA, video, YouTube
Apr 26 2016
Water well contractors now have a new video tool to help their customers find smart ways to finance needed new well construction or major renovation...
water systems council, well owner's manual
Feb 18 2016
The Water Systems Council (WSC) published a new Well Owner’s Manual that is now available for free to well owners across the U.S. WSC received a...
epa, grants, small drinking systems, small wastewater systems
Feb 12 2016
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the award of $12.7 million in grants to help small drinking and wastewater systems and...
Water Well Trust USDA household grant Georgia
Dec 10 2015
The Water Well Trust, a national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has received a second $140,000 grant from the...
National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation developing nations
Oct 23 2015
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) has awarded a total of $35,000 to five applicants for groundwater supply, and...
EPA Chester Washington Township New Jersey superfund drinking water
Aug 13 2015
Officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) marked the completion of a water line extension that will provide a safe source of...
San Juan County New Mexico Animas River Valley
Aug 10 2015
In response to the Aug. 5, 2015, spill of mine waste into the Animas River, the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) and the U.S. Environmental...
Peter S. Cartwright 2016 McEllhiney Distinguished Lecturer
Apr 30 2015
Peter S. Cartwright, P.E., named the 2016 McEllhiney Distinguished Lecturer, will present “Water Well Contaminants and Treatment Options,” the...
Water Systems Council Great Lakes Children's Water Festival
Apr 28 2015
The Water Systems Council (WSC) will hold its 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival on May 14, 2015 on the campus of Penn State Erie, the...
Apr 1 2015
Many residents across the U.S. rely on groundwater for their potable water supply, whether from a private water well or a municipal system that draws...
well water levels
Apr 1 2015
Imagine turning on your faucet one day only to find there is no water flowing. Your well has run dry, and you have to pay tens of thousands of...
USGS North Carolina Orange County bio fertilizer groundwater well nitrate
Mar 30 2015
Some shallow groundwater wells next to or downhill from Orange County, N.C., agricultural fields treated with bio-based fertilizers have nitrate...
Wells of Life Anthony Kearns 9/11 Memorial Well September 11 Uganda
Mar 17 2015
Wells of Life announced that its first-ever water well to honor the victims of 9/11 is now fully operational and providing fresh drinking water in...