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Source Water Protection

Highland County Water Company has voluntarily developed a Wellhead Protection Plan to protect your drinking water source. This brochure has been developed to help you understand how certain actions can affect drinking water sources and provide local contact information for questions related to drinking water.


Information on Source Water Protection Practices Bulletins from the EPA:

Above Ground Storage Tanks

Agricultural Fertilizer

Livestock, Poultry, and Horse Waste

Large-Scale Application of Pesticides

Septic Systems

Small-Scale Application of Pesticides

Turfgrass and Garden Fertilizer

Underground Storage Tanks


WHP Brochure.pdf (5.06 MB)