Water Quality and Wells

Water Quality and Wells


Mortgage Survey

Central District Health provides mortgage survey inspections of private wells and septic systems:

Well Water Information

Well Disinfection

Well disinfection can eliminate or reduce many different kinds of harmful bacteria. This document from the Indiana Department of Enviornmental Quality provides step-by-step instructions for disinfecting a well.

Arsenic in Private Drinking Water Wells
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Fluoride in Private Drinking Water Wells
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Iron in Private Drinking Water Wells
Iron in Your Well Water (PDF)

Nitrate/nitrite in groundwater
Nitrate in Your Well Water (PDF)
Nitrate fact sheet (PDF)

Pesticides in Private Drinking Water Wells

Pesticides in Your Well Water (PDF)

Uranium in Private Drinking Water Wells
Uranium in Your Well Water (PDF)

Additional Resources

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