Master Well Owner Network

We are a network of trained volunteers dedicated to promoting the proper construction and maintenance of private water systems in Pennsylvania and throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region.

To date, over 400 residents in 61 counties throughout Pennsylvania have been trained as Master Well Owner Volunteers. These volunteers have provided assistance to over 25,000 homeowners with private water systems.

Become part of the Pennsylvania Master Well Owner Network.

Water Quality News

Could Radon Be Present in Your Well Water?
June 19, 2017
Radon is a tasteless, colorless, odorless gas that comes from the natural breakdown of radioactive uranium in the ground. Radon can get into the air you breathe indoors and into the water you drink, and can also be found in small amounts in outdoor air.
World Environment Day: What Does The Future Hold For Earth's Ecosystems?
June 19, 2017
How healthy will Earth's ecosystems be in 2027, 2067 and beyond? It's an important question to ask, especially on World Environment Day, June 5.
How exactly does water get to homes?
June 19, 2017
Research shows wide knowledge gaps about how water infrastructure works. Many Americans don't know how clean water gets to their homes and especially what happens after wastewater is flushed away, knowledge that is vital in confronting challenges including droughts and failing infrastructure that can lead to contamination.