Researchers are seeking students in grades 3 through 5 whose families use private well water. The Augusta region's topography features types of rocks that dissolve arsenic -- and other harmful elements, including uranium and radon -- into ground...[Read More]

Date Published: 09/02/2008

State urges well water testing

A study that is testing domestic wells for arsenic, uranium and radon, is in its third year. The results of the study have yet to be published. In elevated levels, arsenic and radon have been linked to certain types of cancers, and uranium can affect the...[Read More]

Date Published: 07/07/2008