The association's website says the handbook is intended to help well owners and industry practitioners:
- Understand their responsibilities in relation to wells as set out by the Groundwater Protection Regulation under the Water Sustainability Act;
- Access specific information in relation to well siting, construction, testing, operation, maintenance, deactivation, decommissioning, and reporting using simple language and clear illustrations; and
- Gain awareness of industry best practices, additional information sources, and other legislation that relates to the well drilling industry in B.C.
View the digital handbook.