Flooding in Vermont
If you are on a private well or spring, assume your water is contaminated if floodwater has reached your well or spring. Do not use it for drinking until you know it is safe.
The links below will help you learn about contaminants that could affect Vermont waters, including your drinking water. You'll find information about:
What the contaminant is and how it gets in your water
How the contaminant can affect your health
How to test for the contaminant in water
How to treat for the contaminant if you have high levels in your drinking water