Resources

Explore a collection of partner resources and source water protection projects.


Association of State Drinking Water Administrators (ASDWA)

 The professional Association serving state drinking water programs. Supporting efforts to protect public health through the provision of safe drinking water.

Idaho Water and Wastewater Agency Response Network (IdWARN)

To promote statewide emergency preparedness, disaster response, and mutual assistance for public and private water/wastewater utilities.

National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

NRCS provides America’s farmers and ranchers with financial and technical assistance to voluntarily implement conservation practices.

Project WET – City of Boise Extension

Project WET is water education for Pre-K-12 teachers and community members!  The mission of Project WET is to reach children, parents, educators and communities of the world with water education.  

Project WET – University of Idaho Extension

Project WET is water education for Pre-K-12 teachers and community members!  The mission of Project WET is to reach children, parents, educators and communities of the world with water education.  

Project Learning Tree – Idaho Forest Products Commission

Project Learning Tree helps develop students’ awareness, knowledge, and appreciation of the environment, builds their skills and ability to make informed decisions, and encourages them to take personal responsibility for sustaining the environment and our quality of life that depends on it.

Palouse Basin Aquifer Committee

The PBAC works to ensure a long-term, quality water supply for the Palouse Basin region.

Idaho-Washington Aquifer Collaborative (IWAC)

IWAC’s purpose is to work together to maintain and/or enhance water quality and quantity for present and future generations in the Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer area.

Learn About Conservation – For Kids & Families

Resources and tips for water and soil conservation with a focus on kids and families! From playgroundequipment.com

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Idaho Groundwater Quality Plan

The Ground Water Quality Plan is intended to protect ground water quality for public use and provide guidance to state agencies, local governments, and citizens to prevent ground water contamination.  

Information from the Idaho Rural Water Association on maintaining the integrity of your public drinking water system.

Information from the Idaho Rural Water Association about the dangers of backflow and cross-contamination.

Learn more about keeping your drinking water safe through backflow prevention with this brochure from the Idaho Rural Water Association.

Learn about source water and the steps we can take to protect it with this informational brochure from the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.

Information from the Idaho Rural Water Association for homeowners about hazardous waste and how to properly store and dispose of it.

Information from the Idaho Rural Water Association for pet owners about the dangers of not cleaning up after your pet.

The Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer (RPA) covers an area of about 250 square miles in Idaho. Click here to learn about the aquifer’s geology, history, and more.