Evaluate the quality of drinking water from groundwater in areas where groundwater is a significant source of drinking
Samples will be collected from several high-producing
community water supply wells. Selected wells are in populated areas
where groundwater is vulnerable to possible contamination from anthropogenic
or natural sources.
Sampling of the wells took place between February
and October 2003.
Dissolved organic carbon, pesticides, pharmaceutical
compounds, fuel oxygenates, volatile organic compounds, and e. coli