All of Ramsey gets its drinking water from groundwater, whether through the City’s municipal water supply system or from private wells. Groundwater is found below the earth’s surface in aquifers. Although this is the land of 10,000 lakes, our available groundwater supply is not endless. Both overuse and contamination are threats to the long-term availability of groundwater.

The Anoka Conservation District (ACD) has developed some very informative videos about water, both groundwater and surface water. The series, Our Groundwater Connection, can be viewed here: