User's Guide for Source Water Assessment
and Protection at U.S. Army Installations

Part 5 - Contacts

Sponsored by the
U.S. Army Environmental Center
Environmental Quality Division
Compliance Branch
In collaboration with the
U.S. Geological Survey
and the
U.S. Army Center for Health Promotion
and Preventive Medicine

U.S. Army Environmental Center (USAEC)
The U.S. AEC is a Field Operating Office of Army Headquarters and is the main POC for this document. USAEC water program specialists will provide contacts for technical assistance for developing Army Source Water Assessments and Plans and advise installations on compliance requirements outlined by each state or EPA. Information can be obtained by calling the U.S. Army Environmental Center's Hotline number at 1-800-USA-EVHL or by contacting the Environmental Quality Division, Compliance Branch, Water Team at 410-436-7068. The USAEC Home Page is at

U.S. Army Center for Health Protection and Preventative Medicine (USACHPPM)
The USACHPPM is the Army's POC for Health Related Issues in Water Supply Management. USACHPPM provides assistance such as: technical analysis of drinking water sampling data, susceptibility of source water to contamination and emergency management procedures for protection of water sources. Additional information can be obtained by calling the Water Supply Management Program at DSN 584-3919 or by email at The USCHPPM Home Page is at

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
The USGS, part of the Department of Interior, can provide assistance to installations through watershed delineation, analysis of flow rates and mapping of other hydrological features that will affect contamination of drinking water sources. Additional information can be obtained by contacting the USGS representative in your state ( or by calling 1-800-426-9000. The USGS Home Page is at

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