ERM-014: Water Wells in Floodplains: What you need to know
water wells information sheet

210550, 15; 232550, 85;

Product Code: ERM-014

Electronic publication only. If your water well is shallow and located in the floodplain of a river or stream, pollutants from the stream can contaminate the well water. This publication explains how well owners can reduce the risk of well contamination. By Alyson K. McDonald, Diane E. Boellstorff, and Drew M. Gholson. 5 pp. 4 figures