Wellhead Protection

A wellhead protection area is a surface and subsurface land area regulated to prevent contamination of a well or well-field supplying a public water system. This program, established under the Safe Drinking Water Act (42 U.S.C. 330f-300j), and is implemented through state governments.  The village of Pinckney is a voluntary participant.

Want to learn more about how to protect your water?  Check out the links below.

Article 1- What is Water

Article 2- What is Wellhead Protection

Article 3- Septic System Maintenance

Article 4- Lawn Maintenance

Article 5- Home Toxics

Article 6- Abandoned Well Management

Article 7- Protect Storm Drains

Article 8- Water Conservation

Article 9- Proper Disposal of Pharmaceuticals