Jefferson County Drilling Water Wells

The Jefferson County Health Department has entered into a contract with the Department of Ecology to inspect:
  • 50% of all wells being drilled with specific attention to enforcement surface seals
  • 90% of wells being decommissioned


Please review Policy 96-02 Item III Page 2 (PDF) for more information on how Jefferson County is involved. These inspections are conducted through the completed Application for Inspection of Well Construction, Reconstruction or Decommissioning (PDF).

View the Department of Ecology's brochure: Homeowner's Guide to Well Construction (PDF).