Community Resources

Water-related information can sometimes be difficult to find since there are so many different organizations and government agencies tasked with managing water issues. We hope you can find a link to what you need within these resource pages. If not, please email us the details, we’ll do some research and respond quickly.

Water Quality

Spokane Waste Directory
Water quality is dependent on the proper disposal of all waste, but especially hazardous waste. The Spokane Waste Directory is a great interactive resource to learn where to dispose of household hazardous waste! It also includes a section titled "Understanding My Waste." Here’s the KSPS Public Service Announcement featuring AquaDuck!

Washington State Department of Ecology (DOE)

Environmental Protection Agency

Rural Water Supply

Geology and the Spokane Valley-Rathdrum Prairie Aquifer

This website - - provides excellent videos directed at youth but valuable for all ages and quick and simple explanations of the area geology and how it came to be. This is important foundational material when learning about the SVRP Aquifer.

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