Wellhead Protection: An Overview
Trautmann, Nancy M.; Porter, Keith S.; Wagenet, Robert J.
More than half of US residents rely on groundwater for their drinking water. The quality of this water can be affected by septic systems, underground storage tanks, pesticides and chemical dumping sites. This bulletin discusses wellhead protection, or protective measures applied to the area around a well.
Cornell Cooperative Extension
groundwater, recharge, water table, contamination, zoning, ordinances