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The Ground Water Unit has several responsibilities in protecting the County's groundwater resources. Major tasks of this Unit are enforcing the County well code and well field protection ordinance, issuance of well construction permits, and inspection of well construction for compliance with the code requirements.

The Unit provides advice and also responds to the public well contractors, consultants, County staff, and other agencies on issues related to hydrogeology of the region. The Unit acts as liaison between the County and the Well Construction Advisory Board. 

Groundwater News

SFWMD Water Shortage Order
Lee County Water Resources Montgomery Report 

South Florida Water Level Data

Real-Time Data for Florida: Ground Water
Ground-Water Conditions in Southern Florida 

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