The Indiana Watershed Leadership Academy educates watershed coordinators, teachers, volunteers, engineers, district staff, non-profit organizations, and others to lead watershed efforts that improve water quality in Indiana. Led by Jane Frankenberger, Project Director, and Sara Peel, Academy Coordinator, more than 400 people have participated since the Academy started in 2006. For details about this year’s […]
MCWEC will have a booth during Earth Day Indiana at Garfield Park, come by and see us! The 2022 Earth Day Indiana Festival will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Garfield Park just south of downtown Indianapolis. The festival has over 110 exhibitors, live music, food trucks […]
Make a simple change (or 2!) in your life or at your place of work that can result in a BIG impact for our communities, waterways, and wildlife this Earth Month.
Here are a few facts about groundwater, brought to us by the National Ground Water Association. A brief history on #GWAW, groundwater awareness week, an annual observance was established in 1999 to highlight the responsible development, management, and use of groundwater. The event is also a platform to encourage yearly water well testing and well […]
Our friends over at WellOwner.org recommend getting your well inspected every year to make sure everything is operating in peak condition. We wanted to use National Groundwater Awareness Week to remind you to schedule your checkup. Schedule Your Annual Water Well Checkup Wells can provide drinking water of the highest quality. Owning a private household-supply […]
Groundwater Awareness Week (#GWAW) serves as an annual reminder for water well owners to test, tend, and treat their private water systems. NGWA encourages annual inspections of private water systems by certified water well contractors to ensure systems are operating correctly and producing safe and healthy water. Water, our most valuable and precious resource needs advocates who understand the […]