NGWA encourages everyone to become official “groundwater protectors” by taking steps to conserve and protect the resource. Businesses, individuals, educators, students, federal agencies, cities, associations, and everyone in between can ask to be added as an official groundwater protector or on social media.

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Official Groundwater Protectors


Alabama Ground Water Association

Alaska Water Well Association

Alcona and Iosco Conservation Districts (MI)​

Allegan Conservation District (MI)

Allen’s Well Drilling, Inc. (FL)

Amarillo Water Well, LLC.

American Agricultural Laboratory Inc. (NE)​

American Association of Drinking Water Administrators

American Geosciences Institute

Applied Process Equipment, Inc. (AZ)

Aqua Well & Pump (WI)

Arenac conservation district (MI)

Arizona Water Resources Research Center, University of Arizona

Arizona Water Well Association

Arkansas Water Well Contractors Association

Association of State Drinking Water Administrators​

Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Automotive Oil Change Association


Barrington Area Council of Governments (BACOG)

Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District (TX)

Benzie Conservation District (MI)

Bestolife Corp.

Big Bear Lake (CA) Department of Water​

Bison Pumps

Biotech Laboratory (Chesterfield, Virginia)​

Branch Conservation District (MI)

Bridger Drilling Inc. (MT)

Bridgewater Township Environmental Commission (NJ)

Buchanan County Environmental Health (IA)  

Bureau, Putnam & Marshall County Health Departments​

Butte County (CA) Department of Water and ResourceConservation


C. Miller Drilling

Cabanas, David, Município do Barreiro

Calhoun County Public Health (IA)

California Groundwater Association

Canadian Water Well, LLC.

Capital Well Clean Water Center (NH)

Cass County Conservation District (ND)

Casper Aquifer Protection Network

CDM Smith

CEMEX Construction Materials South, LLC

Century Chemical Corporation

Charlestown Township (PA)  

Chatham County (NC) Public Health Department

Clean Up Dearborn County

Clovis, NM (City of)

Colorado Water Well Contractors Association

Colts Neck Township (NJ)

Connecticut Water Well Association

County of Chester (PA)

Crawford Hydrology Laboratory

Cummings Well and Pump Services Inc. (MA)


Dayton Department of Water​

dpSTUDIO environmental consulting & design

De La Piedra, Vanessa

Dodge County Human Services and Health Department (WI)

Domer’s (FL)

Dubois-Crowheart Conservation District (WY)​


Eaton Conservation District and the Michigan Water Stewardship Program (MWSP)

Edwards Aquifer Authority (TX)​

Empire State Water Well Drillers Association

EOS Remediation

Etter Water Well, LLC


Fisch, David

Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Environmental Health

Florida Ground Water Association

Franklin Electric (IN)

Fredericktowne Labs, Inc. (MD)

Ft. Bend County (TX) Environmental Health Department​

Friends of the Central Sands (WI)

Frontier Associates (TX)

Fuller Supply Company (MI)


Gallatin Watershed Council

Georgia Association of Groundwater Professionals


Granite Drilling Company

Green Earth Design/Sandra Frost (CA)​

Ground Water Protection Council


Groundwater Canada​​

Groundwater Foundation (NE)

Groundwater Management Board (MI)

Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation​​

Groundwater Resources Association of California​​



Heron Instruments Inc.

Houston Ready Mix Plants

HydroG Resources Group (ON)


Idaho Department of Environment​al​ Quality​

Idaho Ground Water Association​

Illinois Association of Groundwater Professionals (IL)

Illinois State Water Survey

Indiana Ground Water Association

Ingleside Engineering & Construction, Inc. (MN)

International Association of Hydrogeologists US National Chapter

International Bottled Water Association​

Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities

Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IA)

Iowa Environmental Health Association​

Iowa Water Well Association

Irrigation Association​


Jackson County Conservation District (MI)

Jefferson Co. Environmental Health (IA)
Jefferson County Public Health (Colorado)


Kansas Ground Water Association

Kansas University School of Medicine-Wichita​

Kellner LLC

Kendall County Health Department (IL)

Kleen Water Systems LLC

Kocher’s Water Pumps & Tanks Inc. (PA)


Lake County Public Health Agency/Environmental Health (LakeCounty Colorado) (CO)
Leonhart, Leo

Lincoln County Environmental Health (NC)

Louisiana Ground Water Association


Macon County Environmental Health (NC) ​
Mahar, LaVonn

Maine Groundwater Association

Maine Public Health Association​

Mallard, Inc., Tina Peters

Marion County Wellfield Education Corporation

Maryland-Delaware Water Well Association

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MA)

Master Gardeners of Mariposa County (CA)​

McLean County (IL) Health Department​​

Merrill Manufacturing

Mesa County Health Department (CO)

Metropolitan Planning Council

Miami Conservancy District (Ohio)

Miami County Public Health (FL)

Michigan Association of Conservation District (MI)

Michigan Ground Water Association

Michigan Water Stewardship Program

Midland Conservation District (MI)

Midwest Environmental Advocates (WI)

Miller, Daniel J

Minnesota Golf Course Superintendents’ Association​​

Minnesota Water Well Association

Mississippi Groundwater Association

Missouri Water Well Association

Mitchell Lewis & Staver

Montana Water Well Drillers Association​

Moore’s Well Drilling
Mundell & Associates


National Association of County and City Health Officials

National Environmental Health Association​

National Rural Health Association

National Tribal Water Center​​

Nebraska Well Drillers Association

Nevada Groundwater Association

New Hampshire Water Well Association

New Jersey Ground Water Association (NJ)

Newman, Rob

New Mexico Environmental Public Health Tracking Program

New Mexico Ground Water Association

North, Mel

North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality​

North Carolina Division of Water Resources​

North Carolina Ground Water Association

North Dakota Well Drillers Association

Northern Water Alliance

Nuco Pump and Well Services (FL)​


Office of Surface Mining (DC)

Ohio AgriBusiness Association (OH)

Ohio Turfgrass Foundation

Ohio Water Well Association

Oklahoma Ground Water Association

Ontario Ground Water Association​​

Oregon Domestic Well Safety Program​

Oregon Drinking Water Services​

Oregon Ground Water Association

Ottawa County (Michigan)


Pavan Bhukya Kumar, student, National Institute of Technology (India)

Peerless-Midwest Inc. (IN)

Penn State Extension Water Team (PA)

Pennsylvania Ground Water Association

Private well owner (NM)

Putnam & Marshall County (IL) Health Departments


Rhode Island Ground Water Association

Richland County Sanitarian (MT)

Rio Valley Ready Mix Plants

Rural Community Assistance Partnership ​


SafeWell Corp. (MA)​

San Juan Basin Public Health (CO)

Santa Clara Valley Water District

Save Palo Alto’s Groundwater​


Sharma, Vikas

South Carolina Ground Water Association

South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority​

South Dakota Well Drillers Association

Southeast Drilling​ (NM)

Southern Ogallala Conservation & Outreach Program​


Target Range Sewer and Water District (MT)

Taylor County Environmental Health (IA)

Teague, Nick

Tennessee Water Well Association

Texas A&M University

Texas Ground Water Association

Texas Groundwater Protection Committee ​​

Tippecanoe County Health Dept. (IN)

Trojan Technologies


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

U.S. Geological Survey

University of Maine Cooperative Extension – OxfordCounty (ME)

Utah Ground Water Association


Valerio, Francheska

Vermont Ground Water Association

Virginia Department of Health, Office of Environmental Health Services​

Virginia Department of Health​, Private Well Program ​

Virginia Rural Health Association (VA)

Virginia Tech and Virginia Cooperative Extension (VA)

Virginia Water Well Association


Washington County Health Department (IL)

State of Washington Department of Ecology

Washington State Ground Water Association

Water Quality Association (IL)

Water Systems Council (DC)

Water Well Journal​

Water Well Drilling Contractors and Pump InstallationContractors (WY)

WellStar Groundwater Technologies​

West Virginia Water Well Drillers Association

Will County Health Department​

Wisconsin Water Well Association (WI)​

Wyoming Water Well Association​

Ziegenfuss, Lynn