Officials warn of high nitrate levels in drinking wells around Armenia

faucet with water runningFrom the Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune, June 18, 2018.

ARMENIA – High nitrate levels in private wells in Juneau and Wood counties have caused health departments to issue a warning.

The high nitrate levels have been found in private drinking water wells in the Armenia area, according to a news release from the Wood County Health Department. High nitrate levels are a health risk particularly for babies less than 6 months old and women who are pregnant.

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