AgriLife offering free water well tests

By George Garza The Vidorian


So you have decontaminated and disinfected your water well, and it appears to be pumping out clear and sediment free water. Don’t drink, cook, make ice or even brush your teeth with it until you have it tested. In the days following Hurricane Harvey many of the thousands of water wells in Orange County were inundated with flood waters and those submerged water wells were inundated with dirty, contaminated storm and river water that likely contaminated your will with biohazards, pathogens and other hazardous biological materials.



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