Mecklenburg County Groundwater & Wastewater Services
On-line Well Registration Definitions Page
||Any excavation that is cored, bored, drilled, jetted, dug or
otherwise constructed for the purpose of locating, testing, developing,
draining or recharging any groundwater reservoirs or aquifer, or that may
control, divert, or otherwise cause the movement of water from or into any
aquifer including any and all materials installed to facilitate these actions.
||The upper terminus of a well including adapters, ports, valves,
seals and/or other attachments.
||The amount of water or other fluid that can be extracted from a
well under a given set of conditions.
Public Well Types:
Well Usage Types:
Well Registrant Types:
||A structure designed for use by one family for living, eating and
||Three or more units under the same roof.
||An occupancy classification which includes the use of a building or
structure, or a portion thereof, for office, professional or service-type
transactions, including storage of records and accounts. Business occupancies
shall include, but not limited to, the following: airport traffic control
towers, animal hospitals, kennels and pounds, banks, barber and beauty shops,
car wash, civic administration, clinic-outpatient, dry cleaning and laundries
(pick-up and delivery stations and self-service), educational occupancies above
the 12th grade, electronic data processing, fire and police stations,
laboratories (testing and research), motor vehicle showrooms post offices,
print shops, professional services (architects, attorneys, dentists,
physicians, engineers, etc.), radio and television stations, telephone