Category: Hydrology

A Word on the Drought

2016 was a tough year. It seemed like so many of our favorite actors and musicians were passing on and politics were heated.  Creepy clowns scared people all over the country while wildfires raged in Tennessee.  And here in Maine, wells were running dry. It’s true- last year Maine experienced a bona fide drought.  Over… Read more »

Well Terminology

A list of terms and definitions.   Acidic: a condition in which the water in your well has a pH value of below 7.0. Highly acidic water can be problematic for your well system.   Activated Carbon Filter: A type of filter utilizing porous carbon with a high surface area to trap organic chemicals and… Read more »