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Recipient
Minnesota Department of Health
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$325,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$325,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$325,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$400,000
Fund Source

Arsenic occurs naturally in soil and minerals and is commonly found in groundwater throughout much of Minnesota. The occurrence and distribution of arsenic in groundwater is difficult to predict. Research is steadily increasing our understanding of the mechanisms and geologic conditions that determine arsenic occurrence in groundwater. The arsenic concentration in a new well, measured at the time of construction, is sometimes higher or lower, compared to subsequent sampling results.

Recipient
Multiple Local Government Units
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$250,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$290,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$112,000
Fund Source

Approximately 70 percent of all Minnesotans rely on groundwater as their primary source of drinking water. Wells used for drinking water must be properly sealed when removed from service to protect both public health and Minnesota’s invaluable groundwater resources. The Minnesota Department of Health with the assistance of the Board of Water and Soil Resources protects both public health and groundwater by assuring the proper sealing of unused wells.”

Recipient
MN Valley National Wildlife Refuge
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,961
Fund Source

Drill a new well and seal well, unique well number 745249

Recipient
City of Chanhassen
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,392
Fund Source
Seal and cap an old well
Recipient
City of Chanhassen
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,128
Fund Source
Verification of well locations, public education, brochure creation and mailing
Recipient
City of Mayer
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,213
Fund Source
Seal 3 wells within DWSMA
Recipient
City of Waconia
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Mail WHP educational materials; Update well inventory
Recipient
City of Waconia
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Seal wells on private property
Recipient
City of Waconia
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,385
Fund Source

Seal up to 12 private wells.