Source Water Planning
Source Water Policy- Michigan
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Jurisdiction implements this indicator
Jurisdiction does not implement this indicator
Jurisdiction partially implements this indicator
Groundwater protection planning is required
Wellhead protection planning protects Michigan groundwater sources
Watershed scale protection planning is required
Michigan source water protection is required statewide.
Dedicated protection plans are required at the community water supply scale
Dedicated funding is available to implement plans
Periodic updates to plans are required
Periodic updates are not a requirement.
In the U.S. for Fiscal Year 2022, State Revolving Fund set-asides were used for source water protection programs
“In 1996, amendments to the Federal Safe Drinking Water Act created the Drinking Water Revolving Fund. The Federal Government allows for set-asides from the Revolving Fund to support the Source Water Protection Grant Program to provide financial assistance for local source water protection programs.”