This Thursday, September 23, the Indiana Water Summit is hosting a post event forum on PFAS Research and Policy. If you’ve been wondering why so many people are talking about PFAS (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) and what exactly these ‘forever’ chemicals are, this virtual forum will help you understand everything you need to know about […]
Groundwater is your drinking water. Protect it!
Our mission is to protect the groundwater resources of Marion County by providing education and resources to individuals and businesses.
We conduct free and confidental personalized site assessments for any business located in one of Marion County’s wellfields.
Businesses located in a wellfield are eligible for assistance in order to help them achieve compliance with the wellfield protection code.
Printable guides, forms, and checklists for best management practices and required for compliance with Marion County and Indianapolis wellfield regulations.
Saturday, September 18th is World Water Monitoring Day. Countries around the globe recognize this day with public engagement and education towards protecting the earth’s water resources. This day has become more important now than ever due to impacts of pollution and climate change to regularly monitor the water bodies around us. World Water Monitoring Day takes […]
For 15 years the Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy has formed a diverse group of professionals who interested in water quality and watersheds. Watershed coordinators, teachers, volunteers, engineers, district staff, non-profit organizations, and anyone interested in improving water quality in Indiana are invited to apply for this year’s Academy.
Wellfield Protection Areas in Marion County, Indiana
square miles of land legally designated as Wellfield Protection Areas
billion gallons of water used yearly as part of the public water supply
wells which supply water to the public drinking water system