Clay County has had a State Certified Water Lab for over 20 years. Of the various tests we can do, Total Coliforms, indicators of bacterial pollution, and Nitrate Nitrogen are the tests that have a health significance. It is important to check the water quality from your well every 2 to 3 years.
How to Get Your Supply Tested
To have your water supply tested, pick up a sample container and a usable Water supply Test Request Form from:
Clay County Public Health Clinic Clay County Family Service Center 715 11th St. N. Room 105 Moorhead, MN 56560
218-299-7777 or 218-299-5004
Download the Sample Water Supply Test Request Form
Since the Water Supply Test Request Form is a carbonless form, you should pick up the actual form when you pick up your sample container. Use this Key to Water Test Results Form (PDF: 128.5 KB) to help understand the test results.