EL-5490: Capping of Water Wells for Future Use
capping of water wells information sheet

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Product Code: EL-5490

Free electronic download only. Water wells that are not being used, but that might be needed in the future, can be sealed with a cap that covers the top of the well casing pipe to prevent unauthorized access and contamination of the well. This publication explains how to cap a well safely and securely. (4 pp., 4 photos, 1 illustration) By: Bruce J. Lesikar, Justin Mechell