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Ounce of Prevention: Wellhead Protection in Action.

Pfannkuch, Hans Olaf.

Protecting wells that are used for community water supplies is a concept that was introduced in Europe forty years ago and was arriving in 1992 in the United States and Minnesota. To protect the well water, the groundwater that feeds the well must be protected from contaminants. This can be done by establishing wellhead protection zones around the well that restrict certain types of land use. How these zones will be established in Minnesota is discussed along with a case study in Belle Plain, Minnesota.

CURA Reporter
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Minneapolis: Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, University of Minnesota.
22 (4): 10-15.
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Reporter 22 (4)

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