Action Item 2.1.1.1: Monitor groundwater quantity and quality

Continue to monitor groundwater quantity (i.e. groundwater surface elevation and flow rates) and quality, and plan for necessary Acton Water District (AWD) service expansion, quality improvements, and well-head protection.
Priority: 
Highest
Timing: 
Ongoing (existing actions or efforts to be continued and expanded)
Primary Inventory Element: 
Natural Resources
Other Inventory Elements: 
Facilities
Land Use
Sustainability
Lead Owner: 
Acton Water District<i> </i>
Health Department<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Board of Health
Planning Department
Selectmen
Water Resources Advisory Committee

Comments

From ACES: Also monitor groundwater withdrawal rates and water quality of private wells, and develop a plan to limit the impact of private wells for residential lawn irrigation on groundwater quality and quantity.