The links below provide information about source water protection and steps that you can take at the local level. Citizens interested in stream resoration and nonpoint source pollution can go to the Adopt Your Watershed page for more information.You may need Adobe Reader to view files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Consider the Source: A Pocket Guide to Protecting Your Drinking Water - Drinking Water Pocket Guide #3 (PDF)(52 pp, 259 K,
This document outlines the essential steps for completing a Source Water Protection plan.
Citizen's Guide to Ground-Water Protection (PDF)(34 pp, 2 MB,
this guide highlights active roles in protecting your community's water supply.