Water Tips and Facts

About 15 percent of Americans have their own sources of drinking water, such as wells, cisterns, and springs. Unlike public drinking water systems serving many people, they do not have experts regularly checking the water's source and its quality before it is sent through pipes to the community.

Water Quality Resources

Resource Quicklinks

VAHWQP Drinking Water Clinic Summary Infographics

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Popular Press

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Water Testing Links

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Common Water Quality Issues

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Water Conservation and Rainwater Harvesting

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Springs and Cistern Resources

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Financial Assistance

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Partners in Well Education

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