Approximately 3 million people in Ontario rely on ground water as their primary source of potable water. Ground water is often the only source of clean water for drinking, farming, and manufacturing. A number of municipalities use ground water as the major source of its citizens’ water supply. The Ontario Ground Water Association was created in 1952 as a not-for-profit organization to facilitate the various sectors of the ground water industry coming together for the delivery of safe and clean water supplies throughout the province.

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OGWA Convention 2015 - Guelph: Was it terrific? You bet! Click here for Photos
Photo credits to World Wide Drilling Resource magazine and staff.

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NEW OGWA EVENTS!! *Regional Training -Mount Forest  *Fall Event -Hockley Valley

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 For Water Well Contractors

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  • OGWA Regional Training - 7 Hours CEC Pending - see Upcoming Events for details. Mount Forest - Oct 23!
  • OGWA Fall Event - Hockley Valley Resort & Credit Valley Explorer Scenic Rail Tour  - Register today!
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Upcoming events

October 20, 2015 • Queens Park Legislative Building, Toronto
October 23, 2015 8:30 AM • Mount Forest, ON
October 24, 2015 11:00 AM • Hockley Valley Resort, Mono, ON
October 27, 2015 • Waterloo, ON

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Contact the OGWA

48 Front Street East
Strathroy, ON N7G 1Y6

Anne Gammage, Office Manager
Phone: 519-245-7194
Fax: 519-245-7196
E-mail: ogwa 'at'

K.C. Craig Stainton, Executive Director
Phone: 519-282-0063
E-mail: executivedirector 'at'

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