Water Sampling

  1. Bacterial Sampling
  2. Inorganic Chemical Sampling
  3. Nitrates / Nitrites
  4. Pesticides / Herbicides
  5. Petroleum
  6. Volatile Organic Compound

A Graham County Environmental Health Specialist will perform a bacteriological analysis on water samples from both public and private water systems. Samples are examined for the presence of the coliform group of bacteria, which are indicators of fecal contamination.

Public water system samples are submitted to the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health.

2018 Water Sampling Fees

Water Sample Application