Natural Resources

Efficiently and responsibly managing and protecting our water and land resources for the sustainability, health, safety, and economic benefit of the State of Arkansas

Well Metering

Any well withdrawing groundwater from a sustaining aquifer shall have a properly functioning metering device. 

Sustaining aquifers include the Sparta, Memphis, Cockfield, Cane River, Carrizo, Wilcox, Nacatoch, Roubidoux and Gunter. The alluvial aquifer is not considered a sustaining aquifer.

Domestic wells are exempt.

For more information about metering devices contact:

ANRC Groundwater Section
101 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 350
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: (501) 682-3900 Fax: (501) 682-3991

Email: jim.battreal@arkansas.gov

Email: mike.guess@arkansas.gov

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