Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey home  
 
 
Research programs at the Survey
Survey news and information
Survey publications
Data
Survey staff
About the Survey
For more information
Other earth-science sites

 

Celebrate National Ground Water Awareness Week, March 7–13, 2010!

"When the well is dry, we learn the worth of water." —Benjamin Franklin

Groundwater provides 70% of Wisconsin's drinking water and is essential to sustaining the health of rivers, wetlands, and lakes. Do your part to protect this precious resource.

Have your water well tested annually (National Ground Water Association)National Ground Water Awareness Week logo

Problems with your water? Identify the symptoms. (Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources private well water page)

Tests for drinking water from private wells (DNR publication, PDF)

 

 

 

 

HOME | PROGRAMS | NEWS/INFO | PUBS | DATA | STAFF | ABOUT | MORE | LINKS