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Working Well Workshop – Hosted by Strathcona County
October 25, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pmFree
These FREE workshops are hosted by local municipalities and community-based organizations and presented by the Working Well Program with technical expertise provided by staff from Alberta Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development, Alberta Environment and Parks, Alberta Health Services and licensed water well drillers. If you live in or own property in one of these regions and have a water well on your property, plan to
attend a workshop. Click on the registration link for more details and to register.
Did you know that a poorly maintained water well can put your water supply at risk of contamination and reduce your well yield?
If you use your water well for household purposes, the key to ensuring your water supply is safe and secure is knowing how groundwater works, learning about your well and understanding how to properly maintain it.
Proper water well siting, construction and maintenance will help protect your well from biofouling and contamination, save you costly repairs, and ensure your well water yields are sustained over many years.
Learn what you can do to protect your well. Attend the FREE, in-person water well management workshop hosted by Strathcona County, and presented by the Working Well Program, with technical expertise provided by Alberta Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development, Alberta Environment and Parks, Alberta Health Services and licensed water well drillers.
This is a comprehensive workshop and during the session the presenters will cover:
- Understanding groundwater
- How your well works
- Finding and understanding your drilling report
- How to “draw your well”
- Water well problems
- Top 10 well enemies
- Shock chlorinating your well
- Taking and testing water samples
- Take home messages
This detailed workshop starts promptly at 6:30 pm and goes to approx. 9:30 pm and includes a wealth of information, Q&A opportunities with presenters and take-home resources. Register today.