Environment and Natural Resources

Water Quality

Nutrient/Waste Management Water

The WVU Extension Service Nutrient and Waste Management program provides environmentally sound and economically feasible solutions to nutrient and waste management problems. Educational materials and programs, technical assistance, and research efforts promote good stewardship of natural resources through nutrient and waste minimization/utilization and recycling strategies. Learn more about water conversation in nutrient and waste management.

Mining and other land alterations can alter water quality. Visit Acid mine drainage and mine reclamation for more information.

Gas drilling often brings water-related questions. WVU Extension Service’s Oil & Natural Gas Program offers “information about water quality and water testing.”http://anr.ext.wvu.edu/oil_gas/water_quality_and_water_testing