Managing water sustainably

Beneficial management practices to maintain water quality and protect ground water. Wells and groundwater, types of water samples, watersheds and the impacts of agricultural practices on water quality.


Services and information


Understanding watersheds

Defining and delineating watersheds, digital elevation models, watershed hydrology and surface versus groundwater

Agriculture and water quality

Implement beneficial management practices (BMPs) to minimize environmental risks

Water sampling

Essentials of a sound water sampling program:

Watershed Evaluation of Beneficial Management Practices

Initiative to determine the economic and water quality impacts of beneficial management practices

Wells and groundwater

Relationship between groundwater water sources and how water wells are utilized by the agriculture sector