Education materials

Source Water Protection & Education Resource Links

To help ensure that water professionals, public officials, and involved citizens have the knowledge and skills necessary to protect our source water and drinking water supply, RAIN provides the resource links below. Please notify us of broken links to 3rd-party sites.

Find out about your local water quality

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Water Management

West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Water and Waste Management

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Water

United States Geologic Survey Water Education Posters

Watersheds: Where We Live Poster

Hazardous Waste: Cleanup and Prevention Poster

Wetlands: Water, Wildlife, Plants & People Poster

Water: The Resource that Gets Used & Used & Used for Everything Poster

How Do We Treat Our Wastewater? Poster

Water Quality…Potential Sources of Pollution Poster

Navigation: Traveling the Water Highways! Poster

Groundwater: The Hidden Resource Poster

United States Environmental Protection Agency Source Water Protection Practice Bulletins

Managing Above Ground Storage Tanks

Managing Agricultural Fertilizer Application

Managing Highway Deicing

Managing Large-Scale Application of Pesticides

Managing Livestock, Poultry and Horse Waste

Managing Pet and Wildlife Waste

Managing Sanitary Sewer Overflows and Combined Sewer Overflows

Managing Septic Systems

Managing Small Quantity Chemical Use

Managing Small-Scale Application of Pesticides

Managing Stormwater Runoff

Managing Turfgrass and Garden Fertilizer Application

Managing Underground Storage Tanks

Managing Vehicle Washing

US EPA Pocket Guide to Protecting Your Drinking Water

US EPA Quick Guide to Developing Watershed Plans to Restore and Protect Our Waters

National Association of Local Government Environmental Professionals

Smart Growth for Clean Water

America's most endangered rivers for 2014

American river success stories