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WHAT SHOULD I DO WHEN MY WELL FLOODS?


If your water well is currently flooded or has been exposed to flooding conditions, you should contact an Iowa DNR Certified Well Contractor for assistance in determining the safety of your well and water distribution system!

For the DNR's full document on well flooding, click HERE.

For more information, or if you have further questions, you can contact Sandy McGrath at Wright County Environmental Health via E-Mail by clicking HERE or via phone at (515)851-8878.




BZZzzz.....With Spring Comes Mosquitoes



Wright County Environmental Health wants you to Avoid the Bite and Control the Biter. Zika virus is spread by infected mosquitoes, although not local mosquitoes Zika can still be spread.  Keep up with the latest news on Zika. Zika is not the only disease that can be transmitted by the mosquito: West Niles, Maleria, Dengue and Yellow Fever along with Chikungunya. Its a small world as we say. A person may travel and may return ill and not realize it. Mosquitoes are the carriers from one person or animal to another.   Avoid the bite!!!! and Control the mosquitos!!!. Check out the fact sheets below to Avoid and Control.





Mosquito Bite Prevention - English

Mosquito Bite Prevention - Espanol

Mosquito Control - English

Mosquito Control - Espanol



If you have any additional questions or concerns regarding mosquitoes or Zika, please contact Sandy McGrath, RN at Wright County Environmental Health. (515)851-8878