By Paul Schmitt
A special presentation on a study of the contamination of local water wells in Kewaunee County will be held on June 7. The two-hour presentation will be held in Luxemburg at the Fairgrounds Exhibition Building and share the findings of a scientific study. Kewaunee County Conservationist Davina Bonness says there is not one answer to the groundwater problems being faced in the area.
“Presentation on the Well Testing Research Findings: Sources of Fecal Contamination in the Dolomite Aquifer in Northeastern Wisconsin” will feature Mark Borchardt, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, Maureen Muldoon from the Geology Department at U.W.-Oshkosh, and Randy Hunt from the U.S. Geological Survey Wisconsin Water Science Center. The program will begin at 6 p.m. on June 7 and is open to the public.