Water Tips and Facts

Up to 50 percent of urban water and 60 per cent of water used in agriculture is wasted through leaks and evaporation.

Upcoming Events

Event Date and Time Location Contact
Virginia Well Owner Network AGENT Training To be announced


Erin Ling

2021 Drinking Water Clinics

Clinics run from February - November each year, and are held in about 60 counties. Visit here for a description of clinics. Contact your local Extension office to express interest in a clinic. Please pre-register with the appropriate contact person.

Important note regarding COVID-19: Virginia Cooperative Extension is currently operating under Phase 3 guidelines, which includes limiting in-person meetings, requiring physical distancing and requiring participants and Virginia Tech faculty and staff to wear face coverings. Please email wellwater@vt.edu with any questions, assistance finding a private lab (list available here ) or help interpreting water test results. Thank you!

Event Sample collection date Contact
2021 Drinking Water Clinic Schedule coming soon! Sample collections start in late February - please stay tuned! Coming soon!

Contact us today to register!

If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in any of these activities, please contact the individual listed above, or Erin Ling at 540-231-9058, or TDD* during business hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event.

*TDD number is (800) 828-1120