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3Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Schools: Revised Technical Guidance 816-B-05-008 10/01/2006 Recommended reference EPA.
A small systems guide to the Total Coliform Rule: Monitoring drinking water to protect public health 816-R-01-017A 06/01/2001 Recommended reference EPA
Abandoned Wells: Problems and Solutions 96-BR-097 01/01/2007 Recommended reference from Ecology
Agua de Pozos Privados: Información sobre las bacterias coliformes y el nitrato para usuarios de pozos privados 333-171s 05/01/2010 Available in English
Arsenic and Clarifications to Compliance and New Source Monitoring Rule: A Quick Reference Guide 816-F-01-004 01/01/2001 Recommended reference EPA
Arsenic treatment technology: Evaluation Handbook for Small Systems 816-R-03-014 07/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA
Asset management: A handbook for small water systems 816-R-03-016 09/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA. Part of the STEP Guide series.
Backflow prevention assemblies approved for installation in Washington State (2013) 331-137 06/01/2013 Recommended reference
Bats and rabies prevention 333-022 08/01/1999 Disponible en Español
Bottled Water Basics 816-K-05-003 09/01/2005 Recommended reference EPA
CCRiWriter 816-F-02-027 12/01/2002 Recommended reference EPA
Check Up Program for Small Systems 816-K-08-002 04/01/2008 Recommended reference EPA
Complying with the Stage 2 Disinfectant and Disinfection Byproducts Rule: Small Entity Compliance Guide 815-R-07-014 02/01/2007 Recommended reference EPA
Consumer Confidence Report Rule: A Quick Reference Guide 816-F-09-009 08/01/2009 Recommended reference EPA
Cross connections can create health hazards Brochure #2 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
Cross-connection control manual 816-R-03-002 02/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA
Distribution of Elevated Nitrate Concentrations in Ground Water in Washington State 2008–3063 08/01/2008 Recommended reference from USGS
Drinking Water and Health: What you need to know 816-K-99-001 10/01/1999 Recommended reference EPA.
Drinking Water From Household Wells 816-K-02-003 01/01/2002 Recommended reference EPA
Drinking Water Security for Small Systems Serving 3,300 or Fewer Persons 817-R-05-001 09/01/2005 Recommended reference EPA. Part of the STEP Guide series.
Effective Utility Management: A primer for water and wastewater utilities None 06/01/2008
Emergency Disinfection of Drinking Water 816-F-06-027 08/01/2006 Recommended reference EPA.
Estimated domestic, irrigation and industrial water use in Washington, 2000 2004-5015 06/01/2000 Recommended reference by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Exempt Ground Water Withdrawals: 2009 AG Opinion AGO 2009 No. 6 09/01/2009 Recommended reference from Office of the Attorney General
Features of an Active and Effective Protective Program 817-F-08-005 10/01/2008 Recommended reference EPA
Groundwater Rule Factsheet: Public Notification, Consumer Confidence Report, and Special Notice Requirements for Community Water Systems 816-F-08-026 06/01/2008 Recommended reference EPA
Help protect your drinking water from contamination Brochure #4 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
How-to manual: Update and enhance your local source water protection assessments 816-K-06-004 09/01/2006 Recommended reference EPA
It's YOUR Drinking Water: Get to Know It and Protect It! 810-K-99-002 05/01/1999 Recommended reference EPA.
K-12 Education Material None 03/01/2004 Recommended reference EPA
Lawn irrigation systems and backflow prevention Brochure #3 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from American Water Works Association.
Lead and Copper Monitoring and Reporting Guidance for Public Water Systems 816-R-02-009 02/01/2002 Recommended reference EPA
Lead in drinking water in schools and non-residential buildings 812-B-94-002 04/01/1994 Recommended reference EPA
Manual of Cross-Connection Control, Tenth Edition None 01/01/2011 You can order this publication from the Foundation for Cross-Connection Control and Hydraulic Research at the University of Southern California.
Pesticides in Public Supply Wells of Washington State FS-122-96 05/01/1996 Recommended reference from USGS.
Pipeline Separation Design and Installation Reference Guide 06-10-029 05/01/2006 Recommended reference from the Department of Ecology.
Preparing Your Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report 816-R-09-011 04/01/2010 Recommended reference EPA
Preventive maintenance card file for small public water systems using ground water - Guide Booklet 816-B-04-002 12/01/2004 Recommended reference EPA
Private Well Water: Coliform Bacteria and Nitrate Information for Private Well Users 333-171 05/01/2010 Disponible en Español
Protect your water heater from thermal expansion Brochure #5 11/01/2009 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
Public Notification Handbook (Revised) 816-R-09-013 03/01/2010 Recommended reference EPA
Public Notification Handbook for Transient Noncommunity Water Systems 816-R-09-009 03/01/2010 Recommended reference EPA.
Recommended Standards for Water Works 331-NonDOH 11/01/2012 Prepared by the Water Supply Committe of the Great Lakes-Upper Mississippi River Board of State and Provincial Public Health and Enironmental Managers.
Requirement of Adequate Water Supply Before a Building Permit is Issued: AG Opinion AGO 1992 No. 17 07/01/1992 Recommended reference from Office of the Attorney General.
Residential fire sprinkler systems and backflow prevention Brochure #1 06/01/2005 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
Revised Guidance Manual for Selecting Lead and Copper Control Strategies 816-R-03-001 03/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA
Security Vulnerability Self-Assessment Guide for Water Systems None 12/01/2005 Recommended reference Rural Community Assistance Partnership
Setting small drinking water system rates for a sustainable future 816-R-05-006 01/01/2006 Recommended Reference EPA
Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, 21st Edition ISBN 978-0-87553-047-5 01/01/2005 Recommended reference from AWWA. Cost: nonmember $250, member $185. Hardback; 2005; Catalog No. 10084
Strategic Planning: A handbook for small water systems 816-R-03-015 09/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA. Part of the STEP Guide series.
Surface Water Treatment Rules: Conventional or Direct Filtration 816-F-04-003 08/01/2004 Recommended reference EPA
Surface Water Treatment Rules: Slow Sand, Diatomaceous Earth or Alternative Filtration 816-F-04-002 08/01/2004 Recommended reference EPA
Taking stock of your water system: A simple asset inventory for very small drinking water systems 816-K-03-002 10/01/2004 Recommended reference EPA
Talking to your customers about chronic contaminants in drinking water 816-F-07-022 10/01/2007 Recommended reference EPA.
Tech Briefs None 11/01/2005 Recommended reference from National Drinking Water Clearinghouse
Volatile Organic Compounds in the Nation's Ground Water and Drinking-Water Supply Wells Circular 1292 04/01/2006 Recommended reference U.S. Geological Service