Domestic Wells in the United States

Black and grey map of the contiguous 48 states shaded by the number of people using domestic wells per square kilometer (2010)

Detailed Description

Domestic wells provide drinking water supply for approximately 40 million people in the United States. Knowing the location of these wells, and the populations they serve, is important for identifying heavily used aquifers, locations susceptible to contamination, and populations potentially impacted by poor-quality groundwater. 


Image Dimensions: 709 x 385

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Location Taken: US