Well Water Protection
To assist landowners in the protection of groundwater supply, hazard elimination from open wells to humans and livestock, and the promotion of the importance of water quality within the West Interlake Watershed District (WIWD).
One application per registered landowner per year, dependent on executive board approval.
An application must be submitted for each abandoned well. The WIWD will provide assistance up to $1,000.00 per well. Completed applications must be returned to the WIWD office.
Well Chlorination Program
This program is intended to assist landowners in the process of disenfecting a well and plumbing system with chlorine to kill or to reduce bacteria.
The WIWD will fund up to $250.00 (plus GST) for partial chlorination and up to $500.00 (plus GST) for full chlorination.