This site will help you take action to protect Oregon's groundwater.
Groundwater is used for drinking water, agriculture, industry, and even provides water for streams. If we don't protect this valuable resource we will lose it.
Do you know about the risks to groundwater in your area?
In some areas of Oregon, more groundwater has been drawn by wells than is replaced by rainfall and snowmelt.
There are parts of the state that have widestread nitrate contamination of groundwater.
And, there are localized cases of leaks, spills, or dumping that have polluted the groundwater.
Learn more about Oregon's groundwater on this site.
Degrees of Thirst
Check out the Degrees of Thirst (png) infographic to learn more about world water usage.